Weather Forecast


Franken proclaimed a star; and other state briefs

Email News Alerts

ST. PAUL - Minnesota's new U.S. senator has received rave reviews from many in his nearly a month in Washington.

One of the most recent was a contributor to a prominent political blog.


"A Senate star is born" reads the headline on Doug Kendall's Huffington Post Web site contribution.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.