Sen. Al Franken Calls In To WCMP (Full Audio Interview)

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Less than a week after our exclusive interview with Sen. Amy Klobuchar, WCMP had a chance to catch up with Minnesota’s other Senator: Al Franken.

Our Jesse Logan asks Franken about the ongoing plight of the hikers detained in Iran and about the Federal budget.  Franken tells us that the U.S. needs to stop giving subsidies to big oil companies, and says the medicare cuts proposed by republicans are used to give tax breaks to the wealthy.

Here’s the interview:

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