Al Franken Is Resigning Following Multiple Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct
Senator Al Franken of Minnesota has resigned.
The Democrat stepped down following multiple reports of sexual misconduct and pressure from the DNC. On Wednesday, a sixth woman came forward revealing he had made an improper advance on her.
Related: Franken Accused Of Trying To Forcibly Kiss Former Congressional Aide
Watch his announcement (below):
Though the former Saturday Night Live writer has apologized for his behavior and flat out said some of the allegations weren’t true, this was definitely the right move.
Franken mentioned both alleged child molester Roy Moore and admitted sexual harasser/assaulter Donald Trump in his remarks and hopes those men are also held accountable for their actions.
We couldn’t agree more.
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Dec 7, 2017 11:54am PDT