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 2019-08-14 20:12 

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Former Dem Senate Leader Harry Reid Says He Wants Al Franken to Run for Office...

Former Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) said he would like former Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) to run for office again despite Franken's resignation due to numerous accusations of sexual misconduct. "I wish he would," the former Senate majority leader told Th...

 2019-07-29 00:03 

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Sen. Tina Smith Talks About Al Franken's Resignation, Notes Her Election Win: 'I Won in November By Over 10 Points'...

Sen. Tina Smith (D-MN) emphasized her strong 2018 election victory when she was asked about Al Franken on MSNBC, noting she won by double digits during her 2018 election. Smith was appearing on Kasie Hunt's show Kasie DC Sunday night when Hunt asked a...

 2019-07-23 19:28 

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Top Senate Dem Durbin Regrets Calling for Franken Resignation: We Were Pressed to Make 'Quick Decision'...

Monday's New Yorker piece from Jane Mayer on how Al Franken was "railroaded" included statements from several senators expressing regret at being so quick to call for his resignation. And now the number two Democrat in the Senate, Democratic W...

 2019-07-23 15:46 

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The View Debates Al Franken Allegations: 'He Was Nowhere Near Her Actual Breasts!'...

Joy Behar went to bat for former Sen. Al Franken Tuesday morning on The View, tussling with her co-hosts on the Minnesota Democrat's transgressions. "He was nowhere near her actual breasts!" Behar told co-host Meghan McCain when she brought up...

 2019-07-23 00:51 

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Gillibrand Stands by Call for Al Franken to Resign After New Yorker Piece: 'I Do Not Have Any Regrets'...

WATCH: @SenGillibrand gives full throated response to @JaneMayerNYer'a reports on fmr Sen. Al Franken. Gillibrand, who led outcry for Franken to resign last January, is asked if she regrets her actions. "No, I do not have any regrets." pic.twi...

 2019-07-22 18:54 

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Seven Democratic Senators Regret Calling for Al Franken's Resignation: 'One of the Biggest Mistakes I've Made'...

In Jane Mayer's New Yorker report on former Senator Al Franken getting "railroaded", seven Democratic senators, both current and former, have expressed some hindsight regrets. Mayer even dubbed Franken an "icon" and "one of the mos...

 2019-07-22 18:21 

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Jane Mayer's Far-Too-Late Defense of Al Franken Shows Just How Broken the News Media Really Is...

Back when in 2017, when Al Franken was forced resign from the Senate under a dark cloud of sexual harassment allegations, I was one of few people to defend him against what sure seemed to be a rush to judgement. In Mediaite, on television, and in USA Toda...

 2019-07-22 14:38 

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New Yorker's Jane Mayer in New Piece: Sen. Al Franken Got 'Railroaded'...

In a piece for the New Yorker, writer and usual #MeToo advocate Jane Mayer lamented the swift downfall of former Senator Al Franken. She even said explicitly Franken was "railroaded."; How @alfranken got railroaded: my story here https://t.co/zNzRM...

 2019-05-08 23:38 

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Klobuchar Defends #MeToo Movement, Questioning of Kavanaugh at Fox News Town Hall...

Senator Amy Klobuchar did a town hall on Fox News tonight and was asked at one point about the #MeToo movement and her reactions to both Justice Brett Kavanaugh and her former fellow Minnesota senator Al Franken ....

 2019-04-24 15:54 

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Joy Behar Tells Gillibrand She Misses Al Franken: Do You Think Voters Will 'Turn on You' Over This?...

Last year on The View , Joy Behar confronted Senator Kirsten Gillibrand over her push to oust Al Franken following several allegations of sexual harassment. Today Behar revisited the issue with the 2020 candidate....

 2019-04-19 16:48 

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Sen. Gillibrand Says She Misses Al Franken: 'He Was Someone Who Really Served Us Well'...

During a town hall in Iowa, presidential candidate and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said she and everyone else in the Senate misses former Sen. Al Franken (D-MN), who resigned over sexual misconduct allegations in 2018. "Who asked that he's very...

 2019-02-03 18:37 

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Howard Dean on Northam Blackface Photo: 'Republicans Have No Morals At All'...

The former Gov. praised Northam as "decent" after blackface photo, and roped in Al Franken for praise as well, because he says Republicans are the real bad guys....

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