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January 17, 2009
Senate election trial to start Jan. 26
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Bethany Dorobiala of Woodbury is among Republican voters who plan to file a lawsuit hoping to prevent the double-counting of ballots in the U.S. Senate race. Dorobiala, a University of Minnesota student, leads the Minnesota College Republicans.
Frustrated voters turn to courts
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
Al Franken, with wife Franni, tells reporters gathered outside his Minneapolis home that he is "the next senator from Minnesota," following the state Canvassing Board's Monday certification of the Senate recount results.
Franken wants election certificate
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
Franken request rejected; trial judges named
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Al Franken, with wife Franni, tells reporters gathered outside his Minneapolis home that he is "the next senator from Minnesota," following the state Canvassing Board's Monday certification of the Senate recount results.
Franken vote certified, but court to decide
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
Norm Coleman
Coleman challenges recount in court
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 5, 2009
Court rejects Coleman request
January 5, 2009 - 12:00am
January 1, 2009
Stevens County has just one rejected absentee ballot in Senate race
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
State Director of Elections Gary Poser, left, and Tony Trimble, a recount attorney for Sen. Norm Coleman, discuss a ballot during the state Canvassing Board's Tuesday hearing. Marc Elias, an attorney for Al Franken, is in the background.
Franken lead at 50; absentee ballots remain
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
December 20, 2008
State Canvassing Board member Edward Cleary ponders a ballot challenged in the U.S. Senate recount during the board's Friday meeting. Cleary is a Ramsey County district judge. Photo by Don Davis, St. Paul Capitol Bureau.
Franken leads, at least for today
December 20, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Board begins ballot examination Tuesday
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 14, 2008
State Canvassing Board members G. Barry Anderson, left, a Supreme Court justice, and Edward Cleary, a Ramsey County district judge, listen to a discussion Friday of rejected absentee ballots in Minnesota's U.S. Senate race. Photo by Scott Wente, St. Paul Capitol Bureau.
Board: Counties should count absentee ballots
December 14, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Senate Recount: Franken or Coleman could claim lead in Senate race
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
Secretary of State seeks explanation for 171 misplaced ballots
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 20, 2008
Discussion was serious Wednesday as the state Canvassing Board met to discuss Minnesota's U.S. Senate race recount. From left are Secretary of State Mark Ritchie, Supreme Court Justice G. Barry Anderson and Ramsey County Judge Edward Cleary. Photo by Don Davis, Forum Communications.
Board rejects Franken absentee ballot request
November 20, 2008 - 12:00am