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Franken v. Coleman: Make that Coleman v. Franken (Franken Wins, Coleman Sues)

After a generally well done, if at times contentious, hand recount of the votes in Minnesota’s U.S. Senate race, the State Canvassing Board declared that Al Franken received 225 more votes than Republican incumbent Norm Coleman on the 5th of January, 2009. Although Franken’s attorney, Marc Elias, asked for a certification of the election so Franken … Continue reading