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  1. Gov. Dayton puts second-term priority on educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... referred to "last in, first out." Minnesota Action Network, a political action committee formed by former Sen. Norm Coleman, has begun running ads advocating an end to the teacher-tenure law. In 2012, Dayton vetoed a bill that would have ended that ...

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  2. National events played out in Minnesota in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... an easy victory over GOP challenger Mike McFadden, in stark contrast to Franken's 312-vote recount win over Norm Coleman in 2008. The 2014 session was marked by Democratic initiatives to boost the minimum wage and bipartisan efforts to fix public ...

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  3. National events played out in Minnesota in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... an easy victory over GOP challenger Mike McFadden, in stark contrast to Franken's 312-vote recount win over Norm Coleman in 2008. The 2014 session was marked by Democratic initiatives to boost the minimum wage and bipartisan efforts to fix public ...

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  4. The man behind the political cash grabRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Politico

    ... Minnesota's 2008 Senate race. It ended with his client, Democrat Al Franken, unseating former Republican Sen. Norm Coleman, and Elias earning Reid's appreciation . Perkins Coie's political law practice, anchored by Elias and former White House ...

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  5. Democratic Rep. Ron Barber, left, with his former boss and predecessor Gabrielle GiffordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | National Journal

    ... same thing that happened in Minnesota," Strickler added. Democratic Sen. Al Franken's victory over Republican Norm Coleman in 2008 took an extended recount and more than half a year to resolve. Another Tucson resident, Martin Cohen, said he went ...

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  6. Letter: Democrats can't have it both waysRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2014 | Amarillo.com

    It has been mentioned that in 2008, Al Franken, a Minnesota Democrat, beat incumbent Norm Coleman by a few hundred illegal straight-ticket votes. Franken rode Obama's popularity right into the Senate.

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  7. State House Republicans announce staff, committee scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... campaign of Mike McFadden, is executive assistant to the caucus. He previously worked for former U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman and former Gov. Tim Pawlenty. StarTribune.com welcomes and encourages readers to comment and engage in substantive, mutually ...

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  8. Tommy Tune tumbles, recovers in MinneapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... at Lundstrum on Thursday. He also posed for photos with some donors and benefactors, including former Sen. Norm Coleman (whose wife, Laurie, is one of the five Casserly sisters), singer-actor Jamecia Bennett , and Chanhassen dancer-choreographer ...

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  9. Josh Holmes, the Mastermind of Team MitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... The hard-nosed operative behind one of the cycle's best campaigns is classic "Minnesota nice," said former Sen. Norm Coleman. Holmes was regional coordinator for the Minnesota Republican's 2002 Senate campaign and then joined his office on Capitol ... 3 comments

  10. Al Franken Was Liberal Enough, Tough Enough, and Doggone It, People Reelected HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Mother Jones

    ... Franken campaigned - and why he won. When Franken first ran for office, in 2008, he beat Republican incumbent Norm Coleman by a scant 312 votes - and only after a recount that delayed his Senate induction for six months. Republicans naturally saw ...

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  11. Blast from the PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... to taint the results before the process even begins. The desperate moves began the day after the election when Norm Coleman declared himself the winner and laughably suggested that Al Franken forego any recount, and now, the National Republican ...

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  12. Study: Noncitizen voting may affect close racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... an impact. - In the 2008 Minnesota senate election, when Al Franken, a Democrat, defeated Republican incumbent Norm Coleman by 312 votes, noncitizens could have been a deciding factor. - In North Carolina's 2008 presidential election, when Barack ...

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  13. Franken gets wish: Easier path for 2nd termRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Marshall Independent

    Franken handily beat GOP challenger Mike McFadden on Tuesday, a sharp contrast to the recount that delayed his debut in the U.S. Senate by nine months. Franken topped incumbent Sen. Norm Coleman in 2008 by a mere 312 votes; on Tuesday, he was hammering McFadden by some 200,000 votes with most of the vote counted.

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  14. The Midterm ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Atlantic

    ... race in the last five election cycles was in 2008, when Democrat Al Franken beat Republican Senator Norm Coleman by one-tenth of one percent, while Independence Party candidate Dean Barkley garnered more than 15 percent of the vote. On Tuesday, Dan ...

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  15. Report: Warner Campaign Enlists Top Dem Attorney for RecountRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | News Max

    ... of his most prominent battles was the 2008 Minnesota Senate recount in the race between incumbent Republican Norm Coleman and Democrat challenger Al Franken. The Washington Free Beacon reported that critics claimed Elias pressured "inexperienced ...

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  16. Minnesota Returns to Divided State GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... succeed retiring Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie. Unlike his narrow 312 vote win over former Senator Norm Coleman in 2008, Senator Al Franken cruised to an easy 53% to 43% victory over businessman Mike McFadden. McFadden never really made ...

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  17. Franken Wins Re-Election In Minnesota Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    ... Mike McFadden. This is Franken's second consecutive term. He first got elected to office in 2009, beating out Norm Coleman in an arduous race that included a recount, an election contest and an appeal. Franken is also known for being a longtime cast ...

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  18. MethodologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Naomi

    ... by politicians you know you hate, even if they're technically members of your party. (For the record, I loathed Norm Coleman back when he was a Democrat, too.) Or by people you know are nuts. You also get situations where the candidate is saying ...

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  19. Franken Wins Re-Election In Senate RaceRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | WWTC-AM Eagan

    ... of the vote. This is Franken's second consecutive term. He first got elected to office in 2009, beating out Norm Coleman in an arduous race that included a recount, an election contest and an appeal. Franken is also known for being a longtime cast ...

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  20. Al Franken Projected To Keep Senate SeatRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | WENN Blog

    ... He initially ran on Election Day on 4 November, but a recount was needed to separate him from Republican rival Norm Coleman. Franken won after the recount, but a series of appeals delayed the result for eight months, and in June, he was declared the ...

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