GOP Sen. Norm Coleman’s campaign is challenging the inclusion of a batch of recently found absentee ballots. The ballots were found in Hennepin County. The court challenge has created sharp exchanges between Coleman’s campaign and Democrat Al Franken’s campaign. MPR’s Tim Nelson has the story.
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Tom Scheck has covered politics and state government for more than ten years for MPR News. He’s covered several gubernatorial campaigns, two statewide recounts, the presidential bids of Tim Pawlenty and Michele Bachmann, U.S. Senate races, close Congressional contests and the Minnesota Legislature. He lives in Falcon Heights with his wife, son and dog. He can sometimes be found chasing a white ball on a golf course. It isn’t a straight walk. Tips are welcome at firstname.lastname@example.org