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Choking on his own words

Steve Sack
© Steve Sack

When Coleman was slightly ahead of Franken the day after the Senate election in Minnesota, he tried to get Franken to concede. But now that the recount is done and Franken is slightly ahead, we’re seeing an all-out attack from the Republicans saying that Franken “stole” the election, despite no evidence to support their claim. In fact, the Minnesota Canvassing Board, who the Republicans are attacking as partisan, is overwhelmingly Republican.