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Diaries published: 5 (942 days since last diary on Thu Oct 25, 2012 at 09:00 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 5 (942 days since last comment on Thu Oct 25, 2012 at 09:00 AM PDT)

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Total Recommends: 4404

Total Comment Ratings: 2828

Most Recommended Diary: A Historic Step Forward: Why I’m Supporting The Senate Health Reform Bill, 2449 comments, 1254 recommends

People Following Al Franken: 87

Al Franken's Most Recent Diaries:

A lot of you know that I had kind of a close election last time. I won by 312 votes. And when you win by 312 votes, you know that there are a lot of people out there who worked hard, who made more ...
by Al Franken
Comment Count 85 comments on Thu Oct 25, 2012 at 09:00 AM PDT with 422 Recommends
I think most of you know me. I'm the poster boy for close elections. As you may remember, I won my 2008 Senate campaign after a long recount by just 312 votes out of 2.9 million cast. ...
by Al Franken
Comment Count 224 comments on Sun Oct 24, 2010 at 11:54 AM PDT with 764 Recommends
This week President Obama asked Congress to stand strong and finish the job of fixing our busted health insurance system. I couldn't agree more, and now we've got a plan to get this done.
by Al Franken
Comment Count 877 comments on Fri Mar 05, 2010 at 09:38 AM PST with 1080 Recommends
I sent an email to my list today, and I thought I'd post a note here as well. As you might have heard, I'm opposing the NBC/Comcast merger in its current form. I wanted to write you today to explain ...
by Al Franken
Comment Count 349 comments on Wed Feb 10, 2010 at 04:45 PM PST with 884 Recommends
In 1917, progressives in America began a quest to create a system to provide health insurance to all Americans. Today, almost a century later, we are poised to take a giant step toward realizing ...
by Al Franken
Comment Count 2449 comments on Sun Dec 20, 2009 at 09:24 AM PST with 1254 Recommends

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