The sexual harassment allegations levied upon Sen. Al Franken have reached a head after a collective women senators from the Democratic Party are calling for the Minnesota lawmaker’s resignation on Wednesday (Dec. 6). Sen. Franken has been both defiant and apologetic, but this has been the first time his own party has effectively turned the tables on him.
Franken has been open in calling for an investigation into his alleged behavior but has not shown signs he was willing to relinquish his Senate seat.
Sen. Gillibrand’s Facebook post can be viewed below.
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