Democratic U.S. Senator Franken to Address Calls to Resign
On Thursday, U.S.
Senator Al Franken, will announce his decision after facing pressure from his fellow Democrats to step down following allegations of sexual misconduct.
Accusations against Fraken surfaced three weeks ago that he had groped or tried to kiss women without their consent.
After the initial accusations became public, Franken said he would stay in office and work to regain the confidence of the citizens of Minnesota, which he represents in Congress..