Al Franken

Sen. Franken Resigns Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Senator Al Franken is stepping down from his position amid sexual misconduct allegations. The Democrat announced his resignation from the Senate floor Thursday amid calls for him to step down from more than 30 of his Democrat colleagues, including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer.




Sen. Franken Accused of Sexual Harassment

A female radio host accuses Democrat Senator Al Franken of sexual harassment. Leeann Tweeden says Franken forcibly kissed her during a USO Holiday Tour rehearsal in the Middle East in 2006. She came forward Thursday, also releasing a photo of Franken grabbing her breasts while she was sleeping on the plane ride back home.