Tag Archive for Franken

The Hypocrisy of John McCain – Missing CSPAN Video Footage Found!

Last Friday, Rachel Maddow pointed out the hypocrisy of John McCains outrage over Joe Lieberman being denied a few extra moments by Senator Franken during the debate on health reform legislation. McCain claimed the he had never, in all his years in the Senate, witnessed a member be denied extra time like was done by Senator Franken. Seems in 2002, McCain did exactly the same thing.

Surrender Norm Coleman

It’s nearly March and the trial into the challenge over last year’s US Senate seat from Minnesota is a month old; legal experts give former Senator (he’s finished his term) Norm Coleman little to slim to no chance of retaining his seat, yet Coleman continues to grasp at straws.  When Franken was down by less…

Franken Takes The Lead!

According to CNN Al Franken has taken the lead in his senatorial campaign against incumbant Senator Norm Coleman! Apparently his lead evaporated into the single digits yesterday, and Franken now has a lead of 102 votes. Seems like GOP operatives might have accidentally been vote qualifiers, and they might have accidentally disqualified hundreds of votes…

The Final Tally…

Well the Show Me State has finally come in and Senator John McCain wins the last state and 11 electoral votes in the 2008 presidential election.  The final tally is Obama with 365 and McCain with 173.  If President Bush’s merger win over John Kerry was a mandate, what would you call this election?  It’s…