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Democratic candidate humblebrags: I’ve bedded over 50 hotties!

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An Ohio judge who’s running for governor bragged about bedding 50 “very attractive” women in a bizarre response to Sen. Al Franken’s sexual assault scandal. “Now that the dogs of war are calling for the head of Senator Al Franken I believe…

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Dec 7

Tom Arnold: Al Franken accuser was ‘manipulated’

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Arnold claimed to be a close friend of Leeann Tweeden, the former Playboy model who accused Franken of groping and forcibly kissing her during a USO tour in 2006.

Dec 7

Al Franken resigns from Senate over sex misconduct claims

A defiant Sen. Al Franken resigned on Thursday, but refused to apologize for the sexual misconduct he was accused of, claimed some of the charges were not true — and lashed out at President Trump and Roy Moore for their own allegedly…

Dec 6

Franken denies that he’s decided to resign tomorrow

Embattled Sen. Al Franken’s office on Wednesday disputed a Minnestota Public Radio report that he had decided to resign on Thursday. “No final decision has been made and the Senator is still talking with his family,” said a

Dec 6

Democratic senators call on Al Franken to resign

WASHINGTON — The political walls come closing in on Sen. Al Franken Wednesday with half of the Democrats in the Senate – led by women — called on their colleague to resign amid mounting allegations of sexual harassment. CNN reported that…

Dec 5

Al Franken has got to go

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Now that John Conyers is stepping down, it’s time for Al Franken to go. In the nearly three weeks since Franken was first accused of sexual harassment, he’s been able to keep his head down while more famous and powerful men fall to sexual…

Dec 2

Geoffrey Rush resigns from Australian Academy over misconduct allegations

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"I believe the decision to make a clean break to clear the air is the best for all concerned,” he said in a statement.

Dec 2

Pelosi calls on Democratic congressman to resign amid sexual misconduct report

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said on Friday that Nevada Rep. Ruben Kihuen should resign after a report of a sexual misconduct. Pelosi issued a statement after a woman told BuzzFeed that the Democratic congressman harassed her and…

Nov 30

Senate opens ethics inquiry into Franken sexual misconduct allegations

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WASHINGTON — Senate Ethics panel announces it has opened preliminary inquiry into Al Franken amid sexual misconduct allegations.

Nov 30

Conyers ally calls on him to resign over misconduct claims

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A member of the Congressional Black Caucus and close ally of Rep. John Conyers joined with the Democratic and Republican House leaders on Thursday to call the Michigan lawmaker to step down in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations. “I…

Nov 28

Minnesota paper calls out Franken for lame apology

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A prominent Minnesota newspaper ​called Sen. Al Franken’s apology for multiple allegations of sexual impropriety “lamentably short” and questioned whether he is actually making himself “accountable” for his actions.​ “Under such…

Nov 28

Long Island Democrat calls for Franken to resign, blasts Pelosi

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Long Island Congresswoman Kathleen Rice on Monday called for Sen. Al Franken and Rep. John Conyers to step down, and tore into House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi for not taking a tougher stance on sexual harassment. Rice (D-Garden City)…

Nov 27

Al Franken, under pressure to resign, vows to ‘learn from my mistakes’

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Disgraced Sen. Al Franken said Monday that “you have to respect women’s experience” after at first disputing a radio host’s version of an incident in which he groped her and forced her to kiss him. He apologized to other women who have…

Nov 22

Half of voters think Al Franken should resign: poll

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Fifty percent of American voters think​ Sen. Al Franken should resign over allegations of sexual misconduct against him, while 46 percent said ​he should be expelled from the Senate, according to a poll released on Wednesday. The Politico…

Nov 21

Female ‘SNL’ staffers defend Al Franken amid sexual misconduct claims

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Former model and Los Angeles radio news host Leeann Tweeden accused Franken last week of forcibly kissing and grabbing her breasts.

Nov 19

Al Franken edited out of David Letterman tribute

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The decision comes just days after the "Saturday Night Live" alum became the latest politician to be accused of sexual harassment.

Nov 18

Hillary comes to defense of ‘accountable’ Al Franken

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Hillary Clinton came to Sen. Al Franken’s defense on Friday during an interview for her new book, saying he should be praised for his “accountability” and willingness to apologize. Speaking to WABC Radio’s Rita Cosby, the former Secretary…

Nov 17

Pentagon accidentally retweets call for Trump, Franken and Moore to resign

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The Defense Department misfired on Twitter Thursday, mistakenly retweeting a call for President Trump, Sen. Al Franken and Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore to resign over sexual assault allegations. “The solution is simple… Roy Moore:…

Nov 16

Sen. Al Franken to colleagues: Please probe me

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Sen. Al Franken wants an ethics probe — into himself. The former “Saturday Night Live” star on Tuesday attempted to get ahead of allegations that he sexually assaulted a former Playboy Playmate — joining Senate leaders from both sides of…

Nov 16

Playmate says Al Franken groped her

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A former Playboy Playmate on Thursday accused Sen. Al Franken of forcibly kissing her during the rehearsal for a skit during a USA Tour in the Middle East and then groping her as she slept during a flight back to the United States. Leeann…

Mar 2

Al Franken calls on Sessions to come ‘forward with the truth’

Sen. Al Franken on Thursday called for Attorney General Jeff Sessions to come “forward with the truth” about what he discussed with the Russian ambassador. “Because again he’s contradicting himself. And for him to say – or for their…