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December 6, 2017
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) arrives for a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Nov. 29, 2017. A half-dozen Democratic senators, all women, called for Franken's resignation on Dec. 6 after a sixth woman came forward to charge that he had made an improper advance on her. Al Drago/ copyright 2017 The New York Times
Senate Democrats call on Franken to resign
December 6, 2017 - 11:18am
December 1, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn.
Senate ethics panel opens Franken inquiry, with fact-finding first step
December 1, 2017 - 9:00pm
Commissioner Myron Frans of Minnesota Management and Budget announces on Feb . 28, 2017, that the state had nearly $1.7 billion more to spend than it had expected. A  new state budget forecast comes on Tuesday, Dec. 5, with the latest projections. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Tuesday report to spell out state finances
December 1, 2017 - 4:10pm
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) arrives before a confirmation hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee for Alex Azar, President Donald Trump’s nominee for Secretary of Health and Human Services, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Nov. 29, 2017. (Al Drago/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Commentary: Al Franken's calculated strategy of non-denial
December 1, 2017 - 1:23pm
November 30, 2017
Sen. Al Franken is seen in this 2013 file photo at Moorhead High School in Moorhead, Minn. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
New misconduct allegation leveled against Franken on USO tour
November 30, 2017 - 9:35am
November 29, 2017
Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., and Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D.
ND, Minn. leaders respond to Trump's racially charged remarks, retweets
November 29, 2017 - 9:38pm
November 28, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on July 11, 2017.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
After Franken, Democrats struggle for steady harassment message
November 28, 2017 - 12:06pm
November 27, 2017
Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., apologizes at a news conference Monday after several women accused him of unwanted touching. Melina Mara / Washington Post
Franken talks about remorse, but not details of groping allegations, in Q&A
November 27, 2017 - 10:24pm
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) arrives for a vote on budget resolutions on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 19, 2017. (Al Drago/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Did he or didn't he? Al Franken keeps apologizing for groping he says he can't remember doing.
November 27, 2017 - 2:19pm
FILE -- Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, April 5, 2017. (Eric Thayer/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Commentary: What exactly is Senator Al Franken apologizing for?
November 27, 2017 - 10:10am
November 24, 2017
U.S. Sen. Al Franken looks up at a voter talking to him after a Minnesota State Fair radio interview on Aug. 28, 2014. Don Davis / Forum News Service
What we know about the Al Franken accusations and responses
November 24, 2017 - 6:59pm
Al Franken and Leeann Tweeden perform a skit during a USO tour at Forward Operating Base Marez in Mosul, Iraq, in this Dec. 16, 2006 handout photo provided by the U.S. Army. A growing national outcry over sexual harassment reached the Senate on Nov. 16, 2017, when Tweeden, a radio newscaster, accused Sen. Franken, (D-Minn.), of kissing and groping her without consent during the 2006 USO tour of the Middle East before he took public office. (Creighton Holub/U.S. Army via The New York Times copyright 2017)
Commentary: Sen. Franken still hasn't denied grabbing women
November 24, 2017 - 2:58pm
Mike McFeely, Oct. 17, 2015Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
McFeely: It's time to resign, Sen. Franken
November 24, 2017 - 8:00am
November 23, 2017
FILE-- Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. A growing national outcry over sexual harassment reached the Senate on Nov. 16, when a radio newscaster accused Franken of kissing and groping her without consent during a 2006 U.S.O. tour of the Middle East before he took public office. Franken almost immediately released an apology to the newscaster, Leeann Tweeden. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
Franken says he'll work to regain Minnesotans' trust as US senator
November 23, 2017 - 8:30pm
November 22, 2017
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) at a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. Many voters in Minnesota were not ready to demand Franken’s resignation after he became the latest public figure to be accused of mistreating women, even after aiming the same call at two state legislators accused of sexual harassment earlier this month. (Tom Brenner/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
November 22, 2017 - 8:44pm