Gov. Mark Dayton says he won't make further comment until he announces who he'll appoint to fill Al Franken's Senate seat until a 2018 special election.
Next year will be a big midterm election with three major statewide offices up for grabs: the governor's office and both U.S. Senate seats.
MPR News host Cathy Wurzer spoke with lawyer and DFLer Linda Holstein about the challenges of Franken's early departure.
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