Politics & Policy Think the Coleman-Franken contest is bad? Check out these historical scuffles Share this:EmailFacebookTwitterPrint By Cynthia Dizikes | 04/27/2009 WASHINGTON, D.C. — As bad as Minnesota voters may think Coleman vs. Franken is getting, it turns out it is nothing compared to some previous Senate seat scuffles. MPR’s Polinaut links to this font of historical knowledge on Senate battles of yore, courtesy of the U.S. Senate historian’s office. Share this:EmailFacebookTwitterPrint Name: Email: Comment: Get MinnPost in your email inbox: Sign up You can also learn about all our free newsletter options. No comments yet Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.