I found Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s comments regarding Al Franken (Note: It appears that Reid’s comments picked up by the AP were prior to this brief photo op with Franken). Here’s the audio: Thanks to the folks at NPR for helping me get my hands on this audio.
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From the AP: WASHINGTON (AP) – It’s no joke: Senate Democrats are moving toward letting comedian Al Franken join the chamber while Republican Norm Coleman’s election lawsuit is pending. “We’re going to try to seat Al Franken,” Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., told reporters on Wednesday, a few hours before he posed with Franken Read more →
President Barack Obama talked, walked and danced on his first day in office. He now has to get to work. One of Obama’s first actions was to stop President Bush’s pending regulations. He also ordered a stop to prosecutions at Gitmo. AP says the party cost $150 million. The Senate approved a bunch of Obama’s Read more →