Sen. Al Franken (D-MN)

Senator for Minnesota, Democrat

No longer holds this position as of January 2, 2018
Al Franken


Home town: Minneapolis
Born: May 21, 1951
Born in: Manhattan, NY
Occupation: Comedian, Writer, Radio Host
Religion: Jewish
Marital status: M
Spouse: Franni
Previous political experience: US Senate 2009-18
Elected in year: 2008
Next election in year: 2020
Education: AB Harvard Univ., 1973
Ethnicity: Caucasian


Twitter Handle: @alfranken
Facebook Address: Sen.Franken


Energy and Natural Resources

  • Energy
  • Public Lands, Forests, and Mining
  • Water and Power

Health, Education, Labor and Pensions

  • Children and Families
  • Employment and Workplace Safety

Indian Affairs


  • Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights
  • Border Security and Immigration
  • Constitution
  • Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts
  • Privacy, Technology and the Law


Washington, D.C. Office:

309 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-5641
Fax: (202) 224-0044

St. Paul Office:

60 East Plato Boulevard, Suite 220
St. Paul, MN 55107
Phone: 651-221-1016

St. Peter Office:

208 South Minnesota Avenue, Suite 6
St. Peter, MN 56082
Phone: 507-931-5813

St. Cloud Office:

916 West St. Germain Street, Suite 110
St. Cloud, MN 56301
Phone: 320-251-2721

Duluth Office:

515 West 1st Street, Suite 104
Duluth, MN 55802
Phone: 218-722-2390