Al Franken
Jan 2018

Pawlenty: No, I’m not running for Franken’s seat

Ed Morrissey Jan 16, 2018 4:31 PM

How about governor?

“I’ve had people contact me and urge me to run for that Senate seat.”

Franken watch: Will he really resign?

Ed Morrissey Jan 02, 2018 10:01 AM

Gone goof.

Dec 2017

Or not.

Franken: No really, I’m quitting

Ed Morrissey Dec 20, 2017 5:21 PM


If he’s going at all, that is.

Should he stay or should he go?

“I don’t think he had to go.”

Maybe after January 16th.

Franken the biggest loser in Alabama?

If he goes at all.

“Not only should women be heard, but they should be believed.”

You saw this one coming, right?

And will one Republican come out of retirement?

Maybe both?

“I’m so sad and appalled at his lack of response and him owning up to what he did.”

“[T]hese guys set too high a standard for public office.”

Target selection.

Minnesota’s new game: Who wants to be a Senator?

Ed Morrissey Dec 07, 2017 2:41 PM


“Comedians often do weird things.”

“It shrunk me. It’s like I was no longer a person, only ornamental.”

“I was really startled by it and I just sort of booked it towards the door…”

WaPo: Dems increasing pressure on Franken to quit

Ed Morrissey Dec 01, 2017 2:41 PM

The Expendables.

Nov 2017

Army vet: Franken groped my breast on a 2003 USO tour

Ed Morrissey Nov 30, 2017 9:21 AM

Modified limited hangouts.

Strib editorial board to Franken: YGBKM

Ed Morrissey Nov 28, 2017 12:01 PM

“He seems to be saying, ‘I’m sorry for what you think I did.'”

Rubio: Maybe Franken should consider resigning.

Accidents will happen.

“This is not something I would intentionally do.”

Is Al Franken going to get Roy Moore elected?

Allahpundit Nov 24, 2017 12:31 PM

“I’m a warm person; I hug people.”

Sometimes sorry is the hardest word

“People are saying that this is a right-wing conspiracy. It’s not.”

“Democrats, by and large, did not ask these questions when Clinton’s affair with Lewinsky came to light — or until very recently.”

“… possibly waiting to see if anyone else comes forward.”

The wagons are starting to circle around Al Franken

Allahpundit Nov 21, 2017 8:41 PM

Protect your own.

Sen. Warren won’t say Al Franken should resign

John Sexton Nov 21, 2017 3:01 PM

“I was just enormously disappointed about this…”