Detroit News: Sen. Franken to address Jefferson-Jackson Dinner at Cobo

Lansing— Democratic Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, the Michigan Democratic Party announced today.

The fundraiser will be April 16 at Cobo Center in Detroit.

“Sen. Franken has been a fighter for Democratic values and for working people during his two years in the Senate and played a crucial role in the health care debate by fighting successfully to limit insurance company profits,” Party Chairman Mark Brewer said in a press release.

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