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 2017-10-19 06:39 

AlterNet.org

Al Franken Wants to Make Sure Everyone Knows That Jeff Sessions Can't Be Trusted... +

The senator used his time during the hearing to ask some pointed questions. In the second part of Attorney GeneralJeff Sessions hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Al Franken(D-MN) took the opportunity to once again drive home that the AG ...

 2017-10-19 02:30 

MSNBC

Sen. Franken: Sessions isn't telling truth...... +

Sen. Al Franken reacts exclusively to his testy exchange with Jeff Sessions at Wednesday's Senate Judiciary hearing and explains what he thinks is "disturbing" about the AG's testimony. Franken also weighs in on Trump's controversy inv...

 2017-10-19 01:04 

The Next Web

Apple to US Senator: There’s no need to fear Face ID... +

Senator Al Franken has some concerns about the iPhone X’s new feature, Face ID. The feature, as Apple displayed on stage — or tried to — during its most recent iPhone event takes an algorithmic approach to unlocking a phone by mapping your face with sophi...

 2017-10-18 22:16 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Al Franken grills Jeff Sessions on LGBT record... +

Democratic Sen. Al Franken criticized Attorney General Jeff Sessions for working to revoke LGBT rights, accusing him and the Department of Justice of wasting ...

 2017-10-18 21:09 

Western Journalism

Hearing Takes Heated Turn When Sessions Snaps On Al Franken Over Russia: 'Give Me A Break'... +

I don't have to sit in here and listen to his charges without having a chance to respond....

 2017-10-18 21:09 

Western Journalism

Hearing Takes Heated Turn When Sessions Snaps On Al Franken Over Russia: 'Give Me A Break'... +

I don't have to sit in here and listen to his charges without having a chance to respond....

 2017-10-18 20:33 

LifeZette

Senate Democrats Try to Play 'Gotcha' with Sessions on Kislyak Meeting... +

Sen. Al Franken and his colleagues tried their best to tie the Alabaman to Russia during a Senate hearing...

 2017-10-18 20:19 

ThinkProgress

Franken meticulously dismantled Sessions' shifting story on Russia. Then Sessions made things worse.... +

During a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday, Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) detailed how Attorney General Jeff Sessions has moved repeatedly the goalposts about his communications with Russians. Sessions responded by subtly moving the goalpos...

 2017-10-18 19:05 

Raw Story

Franken grills Sessions over who he considers a Trump surrogate after AG denies Russian contact stories... +

In the second part of Attorney General Jeff Sessions' hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) took the opportunity to once again drive home that the AG is either lying or ignorant about the Trump campaign's associatio...

 2017-10-18 18:45 

Yahoo News

Al Franken Recalls Wanting To Call Justice Scalia's Dissent 'Very Gay'... +

Sen. Al Franken (D-Minnesota) said on Conan Tuesday that he had to rein in his humor to prove he was a serious workhorse when he won his first senatorial race by just 312 votes....

 2017-10-18 18:45 

The Huffington Post

Al Franken Recalls Wanting To Call Justice Scalia's Dissent 'Very Gay'... +
 2017-10-18 18:40 

Norwich Bulletin

The Latest: Franken, Sessions spar about Russia... +

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Attorney General Jeff Sessions' appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee (all times local): 12:50 p.m.Democratic Sen. Al Franken is accusing Attorney General Jeff Sessions of "moving the goalposts" in d...

 2017-10-18 18:33 

The Week

Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Al Franken tussle over Sessions' shifting about his meetings with Russian agents... +

Attorney General Jeff Sessions refused to discuss his conversations with President Trump at his Senate Judiciary Committee oversight hearing Wednesday, citing executive privilege and frustrating Democrats. "I can neither assert executive privilege nor...

 2017-10-18 18:03 

Crooks and Liars

Face To Face With Al Franken, Sessions Runs The Clock And Takes Offense... +

Everybody Knows. Jeff Sessions lied to Al Franken at his Senate confirmation hearing about his interactions with Russian officials during the Presidential campaign of 2016. The Russian Ambassador was BACKSTAGE at the Republican National Convention, appare...

 2017-10-18 17:50 

Washington Free Beacon

Franken, Sessions Spar Over Time Restrictions During Russia Hearing: 'No, No, No'... +

Sen. Al Franken and Jeff Sessions sparred over time limitations on Wednesday after the senator initially tried to curtail the attorney general's responses....

 2017-10-18 17:38 

Fox News

[ Politics ]

Sessions clashes with Franken over Russia claim: 'Give me a break'... +

Attorney General Jeff Sessions publicly and repeatedly clashed with Democratic Sen. Al Franken on Wednesday after being pressed over the accuracy of past testimony regarding his communications with the Russians during the 2016 presidential campaign....

 2017-10-18 17:26 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Sessions, Franken engage in testy battle over discussions with Russians... +

Jeff Sessions told Democratic Sen. Al Franken Wednesday that he had no ...

 2017-10-18 17:20 

ABC News (US)

WATCH: 'Give me a break!': Attorney general after grilling from senator... +

The contentious back-and-forth with Sen. Al Franken was over Attorney General Jeff Sessions' previous testimony that he never had contact with Russian officials during the 2016 election season....

 2017-10-18 17:17 

Mother Jones

Al Franken Tears Into Jeff Sessions Over Shifting Narratives on Russia Meetings... +

During a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Wednesday,Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) hammered Attorney General Jeff Sessions for claiming he could no longer recall the content of his conversations with former Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak, after he emph...

 2017-10-18 17:02 

Raw Story

'Give me a break': Jeff Sessions wilts under grilling by Al Franken on Russia contacts... +

Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) faced off against Attorney General Jeff Sessions during a contentious hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee. The Minnesota Democrat asked Sessions to explain why he continued walking back his denial of contacts with Russia durin...

 2017-10-18 17:01 

AP

The Latest: Franken, Sessions spar about Russia... +

WASHINGTON AP — The Latest on Attorney General Jeff Sessions' appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee all times local : 12:50 p.m. Democratic Sen. Al Franken is accusing Attorney Gene......

 2017-10-18 16:58 

AlterNet.org

'Give Me a Break': Jeff Sessions Wilts Under Grilling by Al Franken on Russia Contacts... +

Sessions blamed his confirmation hearing lies on being ...

 2017-10-18 16:32 

Washington Post

Watch Frankens tense exchange with Sessions about the 2016 campaign... +

Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) and Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Oct. 18 got into a heated exchange about the 2016 presidential campaign while Sessions appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee....

 2017-10-18 15:45 

Scientific American

Al Franken Auditions for Senate Climate Lead. Millions Watch... +

Franken's approach to climate advocacy relies on wry sarcasm and a precise mastery of scientific facts...

 2017-10-18 05:37 

Engadget

Apple responds to Sen. Al Franken's Face ID concerns in letter... +

Apple has responded to Senator Al Franken's concerns over the privacy implications of its Face ID feature, which is set to debut on the iPhone X next month. In his letter to Tim Cook, Franken asked about customer security, third-party access to data.....

 2017-10-18 05:37 

Yahoo News

Apple responds to Sen. Al Frankens Face ID concerns in letter... +

Apple has responded to Senator Al Franken's concerns over the privacy implications of its Face ID feature, which is set to debut on the iPhone X next month....

 2017-10-17 21:48 

San Jose Mercury

Netflix goes ho-hum; Dow (briefly) goes to 23,000; Apple writes to Senator Al... +

Investors shrug their shoulders after Netflix's results, the Dow briefly touches 23,000 points for the first time, and Apple tries to appease Sen. Al Franken....

 2017-10-17 18:38 

Mashable

Apple has a lot to say to Al Franken about Face ID on the iPhone X... +

Apple's finally responded to Sen. Al Franken's letter regarding the iPhone X's Face ID privacy and security concerns. As expected, there's no need to panic....

 2017-10-17 14:48 

Fox News

Apple issues response to Senate inquiry on Face ID concerns... +

Following last months inquiry from Sen. Al Franken, D-MN. about its Face ID facial recognition technology, Apple has issued a response, explaining in depth how the technology works and the care Apple is taking to assure consumers their data is safe....

 2017-10-17 08:12 

Gadgets 360

[ NDTV ]

Apple Responds to Face ID Privacy Concerns Voiced by US Senator... +

In September, Senator Al Franken (Democrat-Minnesota) had asked several questions related to Apple's implementation of the Face ID technology....

 2017-10-16 22:49 

CNET

Apple answers Sen. Al Frankens privacy concerns over Face ID... +

Apple responded to the Democrats concerns over how it protects consumer privacy for those using its facial recognition technology for unlocking iPhones....

 2017-10-16 18:06 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Trump's Withdrawal from JCPOA to Isolate US: American Senator... +

TEHRAN (Tasnim) US Democratic Senator Al Franken said if the US walks out of the 2015 nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers, it will leave us isolated....

 2017-10-16 17:44 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Trump's anti-Iran rhetoric to weaken US global stance... +

Tehran, Oct 16, IRNA If Trump walks away Iran nuclear deal, it will weaken US global stance, United States Senator from Minnesota Al Franken said....

 2017-10-16 01:46 

MSNBC

Senator Al Franken Discusses Impeaching...... +

Senator Al Franken Speaks to Kasie Hunt about Impeaching President Donald Trump. You can watch Kasie DC every Sunday from 7 to 9pm Eastern, right here on MSNBC....

 2017-10-16 01:28 

MSNBC

Kasie Hunt Interviews Senator Al Franken... +

Kasie Hunt Interviews Senator Al Franken. You can watch Kasie DC every Sunday from 7 to 9pm Eastern, right here on MSNBC....

 2017-10-16 00:52 

The Hill

Al Franken: Trump's Iran decision 'undercuts our leadership'... +

Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) on Sunday said if the U.S. pulls out of the Iran nuclear deal, it will undercut Washington's leadership role in the world as well as hurt the U.S.'s credibility going forward....

 2017-10-13 23:59 

NY Post

Dems' Hollywood addiction, unfunny Al Franken, the Boy Scouts crisis & other comments... +

Conservative: Can Dems Afford To Cut H'wood Loose? The Harvey Weinstein scandal underscores just how closely the Democrats are tied to Hollywood, which they use "as messengers to push their agenda," says Stephen Miller at Fox News. But now the...

 2017-10-12 19:37 

ThinkProgress

Rick Perry still whining about Al Franken's climate takedown of him from June... +

Energy Secretary Rick Perry admitted Thursday thatclimate change is a "threat to our nation" and that it is contributing to the recent spate of extreme weather slamming the country. But he still wants to burn more fossil fuels because he refuses t...

 2017-10-12 17:00 

Fortune

Watch Sen. Amy Klobuchar Joke About the Time She Was Publicly Mistaken for Al Frankens Wife... +

We're laughing to keep from crying. ...

 2017-10-12 16:05 

Fortune

Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar Was Mistaken for Al Frankens Wife... +

Franken is the states junior senator....

 2017-10-10 15:23 

The Hill

Klobuchar: People think I'm Al Franken's wife... +

Dont call her Mrs. Franken Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy Jean KlobucharFacebook shifts strategy under lawmaker pressure Competition law has no place raising prices some say are too low CNN to host town hall featuring Nancy Pelosi MORE says when shes out with fel...

 2017-10-10 13:58 

The Huffington Post

Al Franken For President... +

Hes good enough, smart enough, and doggone it, enough people might like him. As a senator from Minnesota and former TV star himself, Al Franken ch......

 2017-10-10 04:00 

Politico

The Playbook Interview: Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.)... +

Sen. Al Franken told POLITICO Playbook that he isn't interested in running for president....

 2017-10-08 08:19 

The Huffington Post

Interview with Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota... +

This is a Moms Clean Air Force exclusive interview Moms Clean Air Force did their annual action in Washington, D.C. during the summer, where mo......

 2017-10-07 03:54 

Deadline Hollywood

Real Time: Bill Maher Slams Al Frankens Hot Cars Act, Calls For Gun Control... +

Bill Maher seized on the so-called Hot Cars Act a legislative proposal that would require automobile sensors reminding drivers of kids left in rear seats as yet another example of D...

 2017-10-06 14:49 

The Weekly Standard

How Al Franken's Blue-Slip 'Veto' Could Backfire... +

Barry CasselmanThere has been national attention to a local squabble in Minnesota over the appointment of state supreme court associate justice David Stras to a federal appeals court by President Donald Trump. According to recent tradition, the senators ...

 2017-10-04 19:03 

Salon

Al Franken in conversation with Salon: Fighting Trump has been easier than we thought... +

Minnesota Senator Al Franken joins Salon Media Group CEO Jordan Hoffner for a special edition of "Salon Talks"...

 2017-10-04 17:13 

Salon

Al Franken on gun control: I dont know what its going to take... +

Sandy Hook, Orlando, Vegas ... will anything make Congress act?...

 2017-10-04 11:27 

Salon

Al Franken on Donald Trumps North Korea threats: I dont understand him... +

Al Franken says that the president's hostility to North Korea is a bit befuddling...

 2017-10-03 18:40 

ThinkProgress

Al Franken exposes another Trump appointee who denies climate science... +

Sadly, it appears that no matter how obscure a nominee is to the Trump administration, he is expected to repeat the same tired talking point about the human role in climate change - namely, that the climate is always changing and humans play some ro...

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