Senate Democrats

Reid Statement on Al Franken

Washington, DCSenate Majority Leader Harry Reid made the following statement today before meeting with Al Franken:

“Al Franken will soon be the next Senator from the great state of Minnesota.  The bipartisan Minnesota state canvassing board has counted all votes and certified Al Franken as the winner.

“It is important that we start talking about the issues important to the people of Minnesota so their new Senator can hit the ground running – including our economic recovery plan to create jobs and cut taxes for middle-class families, and on which committees Mr. Franken can best serve his constituents and the country.”