DFL delegates endorsed Al Franken by acclimation after Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer withdrew his name from consideration. Franken reportedly had enough delegate support to win on the 1st ballot. The big question is whether Mike Ciresi gets back in the race and runs in a primary.
Archives for June 7, 2008
The DFL candidates for the U.S. Senate (Al Franken and Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer) just started to make their formal pitches to DFL delegates. You can listen on MPR’s News and Information Stations (91.1 FM in the Twin Cities) or listen online by clicking on the Live button here. Meanwhile, the DFL Feminist Caucus is backing Al Read more →