Tuesday, June 30, 2009

The 2008 election wrapped up today

Poor loser Republican Norm Coleman conceded to Democrat Al Franken in Minnesota's contested Senate race today, ending a nearly eight-month recount and court fight over an election decided by only a few hundred votes. Coleman announced his decision at a news conference in St. Paul, hours after a unanimous Minnesota Supreme Court ruled that Franken, a former "Saturday Night Live" comedian and liberal commentator, should be certified the winner.

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