On Thursday, in an emotional speech on the Senate floor, Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) resigned. The senator was facing a number of sexual harassment allegations, but in his speech, he admitted no wrongdoing and did not apologize for any of his alleged behavior. “I am proud that during my time in the Senate I have used […]
Al Franken, the Democratic senator and admitted groper who should have been made to resign weeks ago so because there's never just one, idiots, is to resign.
The announcement came after dozens of Democrats called on him to resign.
He is the most prominent political figure to resign amid a wave of sexual misconduct allegations.
"Today I am announcing that in the coming weeks I will be resigning as a member of the United States senate," he told his colleagues on Thursday.
"I may be resigning my...
The Minnesota Democrat plans to step down amid multiple claims of groping and unwanted sexual advances.