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Watch: Salon CEO Jordan Hoffner interviews Senator Al Franken on "Salon Talks"

Tune in on Tuesday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. ET to watch the senator live with Salon's CEO

Salon Staff
September 28, 2017 8:06PM (UTC)

Note, this event has already aired. Watch the full conversation on Facebook.

Senator Al Franken will be in conversation with Salon CEO Jordan Hoffner tonight on Salon Talks, live from Politics & Prose in Washington, D.C.

Our live broadcast begins Tuesday, Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. ET, and you can watch it live right here on


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Just hearing about this event for the first time? Here’s what you need to know:

Has Al Franken become a true "Giant of the Senate"? The senator asks readers to decide for themselves in his brand-new memoir. It’s the tale of an award-winning former comedian whose unlikely congressional campaign had an even more improbable ending: the closest outcome in history (and an unprecedented eight-month recount saga), which is pretty funny in retrospect. Salon CEO Jordan Hoffner talks with the honorable gentleman from Minnesota about his incredible journey from the "Saturday Night Live" Studio 8H to the Capitol building.


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