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  1. Noncitizen Voting Has Not Been 'Debunked'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | National Review Online

    ... votes might be enough to affect very close elections, such as the Minnesota Senate race between Al Franken and Norm Coleman. The Richman-Chattha-Earnest study was immediately criticized for overinterpreting what might be just measurement error in ...

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  2. Stein's recount effort brings in twice as much as her campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Switched

    ... this sort of situation. In one famous recount that occurred pre-Cromnibus, Sen. Al Franken (D) and former Sen. Norm Coleman (R) and their respective parties raised more than $13 million total to re-examine ballots in their 2008 Senate faceoff in ...

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  3. Recounts are rare and seldom lead to a different winnerRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Gazette

    ... 537 votes. - In the 2008 race for U.S. Senate in Minnesota, Democrat Al Franken defeated Republican incumbent Norm Coleman by 312 votes. Coleman was ahead by 215 votes before the recount, which was automatic because of the tight margin. - The 2004 ...

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  4. Flashback: Have Republicans learned their lessons from the Franken-Coleman recount?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Hot Air

    In the summer of 2009, the state of Minnesota conducted a recount that had the nation holding its breath. Would Al Franken unseat incumbent Norm Coleman, and allow Democrats a filibuster-proof majority in the US Senate? After seven months, that's exactly what happened.

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  5. Recounts almost never work. Except these three.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | The Washington Post

    ... point for Democrats' filibuster-proof supermajority in the Senate. Initial result : On election night, Sen. Norm Coleman (R-Minn.) was ahead of challenger Al Franken (D) by just 206 votes out of more than 2.9 million cast, a slim enough margin to ...

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  6. The Realities of a RecountRead the original story

    Monday Nov 28 | National Journal

    Democratic voters holding on to a bare thread of hope that a recount will keep President-elect Trump out of the White House should be heartened that Hillary Clinton campaign attorney Marc Elias is participating in the process initiated by Green Party nominee Jill Stein . Elias camped out in Minneapolis for eight months as the lead attorney for Sen. Al Franken , who overcame a 2008 election night deficit of a couple hundred votes to win a recount and ensuing court case over then-Sen. Norm Coleman .

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  7. Clinton campaign will participate in Wisconsin recountRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... on-again, off-again about democracy." Recounts can change outcomes. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., famously defeated Norm Coleman for the seat he now holds after a months-long recount and legal battle, even though Coleman seemed initially to have a lead. ...

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  8. Hillary Clinton Joining The Recount In Wisconsin Is A Waste Of TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | RedState

    ... if she's successful. I've seen some comparisons already to the 2008 Minnesota race between Al Franken and Norm Coleman. "On election night, Coleman was leading and thanks to a recount, Franken won!" There is a major difference. On election night, ...

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  9. Why does Chuck Schumer support Keith Ellison for DNC chairman? Because of Bernie Sanders.Read the original story

    Monday Nov 21 | NewsOK.com

    ... up in Brooklyn. (That same school also graduated Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and former senator Norm Coleman, R-Minn.) After the Democratic presidential primaries that Sanders lost to Hillary Clinton, "Bernie said we need an organizing ...

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  10. Cluelessness Runs DeepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 13 | Power Line

    ... races - they outsourced it to Minnesota Action Network, a business-backed group associated with former Sen. Norm Coleman. "It was innovative," said Gina Countryman, the group's executive director. Because Minnesota Action Network has experience ...

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  11. How the Minnesota GOP surprised everyone by flipping the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 12 | Star Tribune

    ... races - they outsourced it to Minnesota Action Network, a business-backed group associated with former Sen. Norm Coleman. "It was innovative," said Gina Countryman, the group's executive director. Because Minnesota Action Network has experience ...

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  12. INTERVIEW: Norm Coleman on Trump strengthening the U.S.-Israel relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | The Jewish Journal

    JI INTERVIEW with Norm Coleman, former Minnesota senator, who refused to support his party's presidential nominee, Donald Trump, for president. "Nobody saw it coming.

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  13. Stewart Mills, Rick Nolan Expecting Tight Race In 8th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | CBS Local

    ... had a strong showing in the 8th District, and Mills' supporters are hoping that carries over. Former GOP Sen. Norm Coleman's super pact also pledged several million dollars to help Mills. This was the No. 1 race in the nation when it comes to ...

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  14. Wis. Sen. Johnson Urges Votes In Tight Race To Avoid Minnesota-Like RecountRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 4 | CBS Local

    ... election decided by what, 537 votes, a few hanging chads in Florida?" Johnson said. "Next door in Minnesota, Norm Coleman won that Senate seat by a couple hundred votes. Somehow Al Franken is serving his second term. We can't let that happen here in ...

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  15. Johnson urges votes to avoid Minnesota-like recountRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 4 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    ... election decided by what, 537 votes, a few hanging chads in Florida?" Johnson said. "Next door in Minnesota, Norm Coleman won that Senate seat by a couple hundred votes. Somehow Al Franken is serving his second term. We can't let that happen here in ...

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  16. The Latest: Ryan dodges question about impeaching ClintonRead the original story

    Friday Nov 4 | The Republic

    ... Friday in central Wisconsin along with House Speaker Paul Ryan. He is referring to the race between then-Sen. Norm Coleman and Democratic challenger Al Franken. The 2008 Coleman-Franken race wasn't decided until after a bitter recount that lasted ...

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  17. Rigged voting in Minnesota - it's a mythRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... continue to maintain that it was. I am disappointed by the implications in a recent commentary by former Sen. Norm Coleman ("In America, we raise questions if needed but accept the results," Oct. 30). While the content of the article was subtle and ...

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  18. Money flows into legislative races with control of the Capitol in the balanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... but the GOP caucus has given significant money to Minnesota Action Network - a group backed by former Sen. Norm Coleman - to run its independent expenditure campaigns in key districts. House Republicans, who maintain a 12 seat majority, have raised ...

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  19. Money pours in to key legislative races with control of Capitol at stakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... but the GOP caucus has given significant money to Minnesota Action Network -- a group backed by former Sen. Norm Coleman -- to run its independent expenditure campaigns in key districts. House Republicans, who maintain a 12 seat majority, raised ...

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  20. There's Plenty Wrong with Our Political System, but the Election's Not "Rigged"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Cato Institute

    ... the most serious national-level allegations in recent years involved Al Franken's razor-thin victory over Norm Coleman in the 2008 Minnesota Senate race.) This has led most prominently to a spate of voter-ID laws-which have the salutary effect of ...

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