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Subject: Al Franken! Date: 7/6/2010 9:33 PM
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Al Franken Gets Serious

And to the amazement of many, the freshman senator from Minnesota—apart from Scott Brown of Massachusetts, he’s the rawest rookie on the Hill—has begun to have a serious impact. Franken has pushed through major amendments to two of the biggest bills in decades, health care and financial reform. Just as notably, he has mustered the kind of bipartisan support that no one thought possible for the ultraliberal author of Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot, his 1996 book.
http://www.newsweek.com/2010/07/05/al-franken-gets-serious.h...
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