The latest news on Franken, Al
A satirical "Playboy" magazine column from eight years ago becomes a campaign issue.
No joke: He will be first professional comic in Senate if Minn. voters chose him over Norm Coleman.
The comedian and author of books such as "Rush Limbaugh Is a Big, Fat Idiot" got the party’s backing.
Franken ran for Senate against Minnesota Republican Sen. Norm Coleman.
His campaign against Republican Sen. Norm Coleman is expected to be an expensive and nasty fight.
Comedian, Minnesota Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, and all-around liberal rabble-rouser Al Franken went to the University of Minnesota to voice his support for workers on strike there, reports the Minnesota Daily.