US Democratic senatorial candidate Al Franken and his wife speak to reporters outside his home in Minneapolis

 
US Democratic senatorial candidate Al Franken and his wife speak to reporters outside his home in Minneapolis
Democratic senatorial candidate, and well known satirist and a former writer and actor for the popular Saturday Night Live television show, Al Franken (DFL-MN) and his wife Franni (L) speak to reporters after he is declared the winner by the Minnesota Secretary of State Office, by 225 votes, over opponent incumbent Senator Norm Coleman (R-MN) outside his home in Minneapolis, January 5, 2009. REUTERS/Eric Miller