Capitol Report: Sen. Franken showcases comedy and well wishes to Mayor Boughton

Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton (File).

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Minnesota Senator Al Franken showed his sense of humor, taking his shtick to late night television in response to President Trump’s tweeting.

The panel also wanted to give a Capitol Report shout out to Danbury mayor and potential Republican gubernatorial candidate Mark Boughton. Boughton is recovering from surgery that removed a benign cyst from his brain that was the size of a lemon.

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Boughton had the operation on Tuesday in Pittsburgh and is heading home.

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