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Franken vs. Coleman Update: A Ruling!
Posted on: Apr 12, 2009, Source: Firedoglake
... but not the one we've been waiting for.
Al Franken vs. Norm Coleman: Update
Posted on: Mar 21, 2009, Source: Firedoglake
More little news bits as we wait for the Election Contest Court's rulings.
Coleman-Franken Update: It's Over (the Trial, That Is)
Posted on: Mar 14, 2009, Source: Firedoglake
The trial part of Norm Coleman's contest of Al Franken's certification as the winner of the 2008 election for Norm's old Senate seat is now over.
Pot Bust Flip-Flop in LA; Obama & Holder Must Clarify RxPot Policy Now
Posted on: Mar 9, 2009, Source: Firedoglake
The United States Attorney for Los Angeles is confusing his staff with contradictory memos about medical marijuana busts.
Competence Finally Returns to FEMA
Posted on: Mar 5, 2009, Source: Firedoglake
After seeing the once-proud FEMA devolve into a turkey farm under Bush, it's so nice to see it coming back to its former glory.
Franken-Coleman Update: Now It's Al's Turn
Posted on: Mar 4, 2009, Source: Firedoglake
After six weeks of representing Coleman's case to the three judges on the Election Contest Court, the Coleman legal team has "provisionally" rested.
Al Franken Update: Says Trial to End in Two to Three Weeks
Posted on: Mar 3, 2009, Source: Firedoglake
Franken hopes to be seated soon after the end of the trial.
Coleman's New Plan to Steal Franken's Win
Posted on: Jan 27, 2009, Source: Firedoglake
Don't worry. It won't work.
Come Saturday Morning ... the Torturers Strike Back
Posted on: Jan 24, 2009, Source: Firedoglake
You didn't expect the jackbooted Jack-Bauer-worshiping sadists to go away quietly, did you?
Franken-Coleman Recount: How Far Will It Go?
Posted on: Jan 10, 2009, Source: Firedoglake
Will Norm be able to take this all the way to the conservative-controlled US Supreme Court?
Franken-Coleman Update: Coleman's Desperate Haily Marys
Posted on: Dec 23, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
The Republican National Lawyer Association has put out a red-alert dollar beg to the Republican Party faithful to pay for Coleman's team law expenses.
Blagojevich Impeachment Proceedings Starting Immediately; Durbin Calls for Special Election
Posted on: Dec 9, 2008, Source: AlterNet
Speed is of the essence since even a jailed Blagojevich can make appointments, and the last thing anyone wants to see are tainted appointments.
Franken-Coleman Update: This Is Not Florida in 2000
Posted on: Dec 2, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
This will take a while, but that's how recounts go.
Franken-Coleman Recount Update: Searching for Spines
Posted on: Dec 1, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
The state canvassing board must stop abdicating their authority.
Update: Franken and Coleman Vote Count Timeline
Posted on: Nov 29, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
The "Official" vote total is inaccurate.
G-String Rules: Republican Family Values in a Strip Club
Posted on: Jul 31, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
GOP fundraisers raise money for "Family Values" candidates in Vegas strip club.
Billionaire T. Boone Pickens Has a Plan, but What's His Word Worth?
Posted on: Jul 13, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
One thing that's been a constant throughout T-Bone's career: He does whatever's best for T-Bone.
Hillary for Health Secretary?
Posted on: Jun 3, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
Have Senators Obama and Clinton worked out a deal to end the race?
Michelle Obama Outdraws Bush, McCain
Posted on: May 30, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
The wife of the Democratic frontrunner outdraws McCain in his home state.
House GOP Leader John Boehner Got his Blood Money
Posted on: Apr 5, 2008, Source: Firedoglake
After a labyrinthian journey through the courts, Boehner gets a pay-day for covering up Newt Gingrich's corruption.
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