Franken wants election certificate
By Scott Wente
St. Paul Capitol Bureau
ST. PAUL -- Al Franken's campaign wants him granted an election certificate even as the U.S. Senate results are challenged in court. That certificate could allow the Democrat to be seated in the Senate.
The Franken campaign sent a letter today to Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty and Secretary of State Mark Ritchie asking for their signatures on an election certificate by the end of the day.
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