Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., announced his plans to resign following a series of allegations from women accusing him of sexual harassment and misconduct. Franken said that while he believes an ethics committee investigation would find him innocent, he didn’t feel he could continue to serve and would be stepping down in the coming weeks. “This decision is not about me,” Franken said Thursday.
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A second woman has accused Sen. Al Franken of groping her while they posed for a photo at the Minnesota State Fair. Radio news anchor Leeann Tweeden says that Sen. Al Franken "kissed and groped" her without consent in 2006 Tearfully Step Down Role As Harasser Of Women Tags: franken, pledges, make, sexist, Sen. Al Franken accused of Sen. accused of kissing, groping news anchor without consent Published: Thursday, November 16, 2017 @ 11:39 AM Updated: Thursday, November 16 A second woman has e forward accusing Sen. of u harassment. Lindsay Menz, 33, ld CNN that in 2010, she and her husband and father