BREAKING: Democratic Leader Schumer Makes Decision on Franken!!!
With a long list growing of those requesting Senator Franken step down and resign, the Democratic leader himself, Chuck Schumer, has now joined in.
Schumer has officially called for Franken to resign.
Schumer Statement Calling on Sen. Franken to Resign
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer today released the following statement calling on Senator Franken to resign:
“Senator Franken should resign.
“I consider Senator Franken a dear friend and greatly respect his accomplishments, but he has a higher obligation to his constituents and the Senate, and he should step down immediately’
An 8th Al Franken accuser has come out to accuse the senator of groping her. Left-wing radio host Tina Dupuy says Franken groped her at a Media Matters party in 2009 celebrating Obama’s inauguration.
From (Link: www.theatlantic.com)
D.C. was decked out and packed in for the inauguration of a young and popular new president. The town was buzzing with optimism, and one of the many events on our list was a swanky Media Matters party with Democratic notables everywhere. Then I saw Al Franken. I only bug celebrities for pictures when it’ll make my foster mom happy. She loves Franken, so I asked to get a picture with him. We posed for the shot. He immediately put his hand on my waist, grabbing a handful of flesh. I froze. Then he squeezed. At least twice.
The top newspaper in Minnesota has asked Al Franken to resign amid the sexual misconduct accusations.
The editorial board joined the list of both Democrats and Republicans that have told Franken to step down.
Franken is scheduled to make an announcement tomorrow, but as of yet, has shown no signs of choosing to resign.
washingtonexaminer.com reports: The editorial board of Minnesota’s largest newspaper on Wednesday called on Sen. Al Franken to resign “immediately” amid growing allegations of sexual misconduct.
“The Star Tribune Editorial Board now adds its voice to those asking Franken to step down immediately,” the editorial said. “No senator can function effectively when he has lost the confidence of so many colleagues.”
Dozens of Democratic senators called on Franken to step down after a seventh woman accused him of inappropriate behavior.
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BREAKING: Senator Sanders Calls For Franken's Resignation! This Could Be It!
Bernie Sanders has officially called for Al Franken to resign.
A long list of Democrats is growing, calling for Franken's resignation following accusations and photographs of inappropriate behavior.
Franken, thus far, has stated no intent of resigning.
Six female Democratic senators call for Al Franken 2 resign after a sixth woman accuses him of unwanted advances: Sens. Claire McCaskill, Maggie Hassan, Kirsten Gillibrand, Patty Murray, Mazie K. Hirono & Kamala Harris.
Democrats calling on Al Franken to resign:
- Kirsten Gillibrand
- Kamala Harris
- Mazie Hirono
- Maggie Hassan
- Claire McCaskill
- Patty Murray
- Joe Donnelly
- Tammy Baldwin
- Bob Casey
- Sherrod Brown
- Tom Perez
Many are speculating Democrats are gearing up to force Republicans out of office, including President Trump by sacrificing one of their own.