Sen. Al Franken

Richard Painter takes aim at Trump as he confirms DFL Senate run

The former Bush ethics lawyer also had words for Sen. Tina Smith.

Al Franken confirms official resignation date of Jan. 2

Lt. Gov. Tina Smith will be sworn in a day later.

4 senators want Al Franken to reverse resignation, Politico reports

The Minnesota senator plans to step down next month.

Dayton will name Al Franken's Senate replacement on Wednesday

Sen. Franken announced his resignation last week.

Late night hosts have their say on Al Franken's resignation from the U.S. Senate

Trevor Noah, Seth Meyers and Jimmy Fallon mentioned the Minnesota senator's resignation.

Which Democrats might run to replace Al Franken?

The DFL Party will have to pick a candidate for a 2018 special election.

Reactions to Al Franken's resignation from politicians and Minnesotans

Reactions from Congress, politicians, and notable Minnesotans.