Meet Al Franken's Replacement

Politics | Henry Rodgers
Minnesota Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith speaks during an interview at a Hotel in Havana, Cuba, June 22, 2017. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini - RC18C1CFECA0

‘My great honor’

High School Gets Sued After Students Dishonor War Vets

Education | Grace Carr
As 95-by-50-foot American flag is unfurled on the side of an apartment complex, a replica of the "The Great Flag" that was spun, woven, dyed, constructed and displayed on the same building by Amoskeag Manufacturing Company in 1914, in Manchester, New Hampshire, U.S., June 14, 2017. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

‘A double standard’

Franken Says Report About Retiring Is 'Not Accurate'

Politics | Robert Donachie
REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

32 Dem senators are calling for him to resign

20 Minnesota Counties Are Suing Big Pharma Over 'Fraudulent Marketing' Of Painkillers

Health | Steve Birr
Prescription painkiller Hydrocodine Bitartrate and Acetaminopohen, 7.5mg/325mg pills, made by Mallinckrodt sit on a counter at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/George Frey)

‘Widespread and deeply deceptive’

Garrison Keillor Fired Amid Allegations Of Improper Behavior

US | Henry Rodgers
394073 04: Author Garrison Keillor takes abreak from signing copies of his new book "Lake Wobegon, Summer 1956" at a Waldenbooks store September 5, 2001 in Northbrook, IL. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

MPR Guy Bites The Dust

Minnesota Star-Tribune Editorial Slams Franken's 'Apology'

Politics | David Krayden
Here is a photo of Democratic Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota. (Photo: Getty Images)

‘Franken may just be trying to ride out the storm…’

Al Franken Spends Thanksgiving Feeling Sorry He 'Made Some Women Feel Badly'

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Senate Judicary Committee member Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) listens to witnesses during a subcommittee hearing on Russian interference in the 2016 election in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill May 8, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

‘I’ve thought a lot in recent days about how that could happen’

PBS Edits Franken Out Of A Letterman Documentary

Politics | Gabrielle Okun
Senator Al Franken (D-MN) speaks at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. July 25, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar

‘Distract from show’s purpose’

Franken Is Not Resigning, 'Doing A Lot Of Reflecting'

Politics | Robert Donachie
Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) speaks during a demonstration against the Republican repeal of the Affordable Care Act, outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., June 21, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

Looks like he’ll have a lot to think about

MN Groups Abuse Government Process In Attempt To Raise Vaping And Smoking Age

Daily Vaper | Carl V. Phillips
Minneapolis skyline (Photo via Shutterstock)

This is the first article in a series on how “Tobacco 21” activists are abusing the American system of government.

Minnesota Dems Call For Franken's Head

Politics | Jack Crowe
Two prominent members of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor party called on Minnesota Sen. Al Franken to step down hours after the Democratic lawmaker was accused of forcibly kissing and groping a female radio host. (Photo: MSNBC/Screenshot/Youtube)

‘We can’t have a double standard’

City's Attempt To Raise Tobacco, Vape Age To 21 Denied By Mayor

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
Enthusiast Brandy Tseu uses an electronic cigarette at The Vapor Spot vapor bar in Los Angeles, California March 4, 2014 REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo

‘This is not preventing anyone…from smoking’

Report: Minnesota Failed To Cut Emissions By Investing Billions In Wind Energy

Energy | Tim Pearce
Wind turbines producing green energy, Tehachapi, California (Hank Shiffman/Shuttershock)

‘A grand exercise in virtue signaling’