McFadden advances to challenge Franken in General Election

By KBJR News 1

McFadden advances to challenge Franken in General Election

August 12, 2014 Updated Aug 12, 2014 at 8:40 PM CST

St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Incumbent Senator Al Franken will face businessman Mike McFadden who clinched the republican nomination tonight.

The political newcomer won the Republican endorsement during the GOP Convention earlier this year.

Kevin Terrell and Steve Carlson are the front runners to receive the Independent nomination with 23 percent of precincts reporting.