ST. CLOUD/WAITE PARK - Members of U.S. Senator Al Franken's staff will be in town tomorrow (Thursday).

They'll be discussing efforts to end the backlog of Veterans Benefits Claims.

Franken's staff will meet with local veterans and veterans advocates at 10:00 a.m. at the St. Cloud Technical and Community College, and at 1:00 p.m. they'll be at the Stearns County Service Center in Waite Park.