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Franken bids farewell to supporters

Minnesota U.S. Sen. Al Franken speaks to supporters at the Machine Shop Event space in Minneapolis on Thursday, Dec. 28. The Democrat scheduled the event to say "thank you" and tell Minnesotans that his voice won't be quieted despite his resignation amidst sexual abuse allegations. His last day in office will be Jan. 2. He will be replaced by Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith. (Pioneer Press / John Autey)1 / 2
Minnesota Senator Al Franken gets a hug from fellow Senator Amy Klobachar after speaking to supporters at the Machine Shop Event space in Minneapolis on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017. (Pioneer Press / John Autey)2 / 2
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