Court Says Franken Won, Senate Dems Anticipate Arrival of Fellow Comedian

It’s nearly officially official now. Congress is getting exactly what they deserve — taxpayers on the other hand, probably not so much:

The Minnesota Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered that Democrat Al Franken be certified as the winner of the state’s long-running Senate race, paving the way for a resolution in the seven-month fight over the seat.

The high court rejected a legal challenge from Republican Norm Coleman, whose options for regaining the Senate seat are dwindling.

Given that, here’s part of your new liberal comedy lineup in the Senate:


Update: Coleman concedes to Franken.

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