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Franken 'embarrassed and ashamed' following sexual harassment allegations

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Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., said he was "embarrassed and ashamed" for sexual misconduct allegations in his first interview in eight days.

'Ashamed' Franken says he won't quit Senate over groping accusations

Reuters

(Reuters) - U.S. Senator Al Franken, trying to salvage his political career, said on Sunday he does not plan to resign but called himself "embarrassed and ashamed" by his behavior toward women who have accused him of groping or…

'Ashamed' Franken says he'll return to work on Monday

StarTribune.com

Breaking an eight-day silence, the Minnesota senator says he needs to regain trust of those he’s let down.

Franken won't resign: Senator apologizes, says he wants to get back to work

Fox News / U.S.

Democratic Sen. Al Franken, in his first press conference since allegations surfaced of sexual misconduct, said Monday that he was “sorry” but hopes to regain the public’s trust and confidence by getting “back to work.”

Sen. Franken: Sexual misconduct...

MSNBC

Sen. Al Franken spoke publicly for the first time following multiple allegations of sexual misconduct that have been brought against him. In an interview with Minnesota Public Radio, Franken called the experience of the past few weeks …

Sen. Franken says he's 'embarassed' by groping claims, needs to 'rebuild' trust

ABC News

The Minnesota senator broke an eight-day silence.

Franken ashamed amid groping claims, will return to work

ABC27.com / News

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Sen. Al Franken said he feels “embarrassed and ashamed” amid allegations that he groped several women, but said…

Al Franken will return to Senate despite feeling 'embarrassed'

Al Franken said he’ll be back at work, even as he said he remains “embarrassed and ashamed” over harassment allegations.

‘I’m Embarrassed and Ashamed.’ Al Franken Speaks Publicly About Sexual Harassment Allegations

TIME

Minnesota Sen. Al Franken spoke publicly about the sexual harassment allegations against him Sunday, expressing shame and embarrassment, but remaining committed to his work in Congress.

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