Trump mocks #MeToo — unless he can use it against his political opponents

Trump joked about #MeToo during a jab at Elizabeth Warren Thursday in Montana.

Cynthia Nixon did it on Twitter. How have other celebrities announced their switch to politics?

How have other stars-turned-politicians revealed their plans to run for office?

Major Democratic donor threatens to pull funding from senators who called for Franken’s resignation

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand and other female Senators may pay a price for pushing for Franken's resignation.

Sen. Bernie Sanders: “We need a revolution in the way we treat women.”

The senator called for a "revolution" when it comes to sexual harassment that goes beyond the country's most powerful men.
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Congressional compliance office denies Tim Kaine request for data on sexual harassment in the Senate

Kaine called the decision "very disappointing," writing that "we need to understand the scope of the problem" in order to solve it.

Minnesota governor appoints Tina Smith to fill Al Franken’s Senate seat

Democratic Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton will appoint Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to fill the Senate seat being vacated by Democrat Al Franken.

After Al Franken’s resignation, Republicans are in a bind with accused child molester Roy Moore

Franken’s resignation brought the Moore allegations back to the forefront — with local news outlets covering the Franken resignation in the context of the more severe allegations Moore faces.
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Here’s why conservatives are rushing to defend Al Franken

After Democrats ousted Franken and Conyers, Republicans are coming under fire for continuing to support Trump and Moore.

Al Franken announces resignation amid sexual harassment allegations

Franken’s resignation comes one day after a wave of Democrats called on the senator to step aside.
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Mic Wakeup: Here’s everything happening with Al Franken

It’s Thursday, Dec. 7. Here are three stories you need to read.

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If Al Franken resigns, what will happen with his Senate seat?

Franken "will be making an announcement" Thursday as Democrats call on him to resign.

Republicans are muted on whether Sen. Al Franken should resign

"How [Democrats] police it, that's an internal issue for them to deal with," Sen. Bob Corker said.

Wave of Democratic senators call on Al Franken to resign

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer has now added his voice to the chorus of Senators calling for Franken's resignation.

Another woman has accused Al Franken of sexual misconduct

It's the latest accusation against the Minnesota senator.

A fifth woman is accusing Sen. Al Franken of groping

“When he put his arm around me, he groped my right breast. He kept his hand all the way over on my breast,” Stephanie Kemplin told CNN.

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Donald Trump believes women — as long as they’re accusing his enemies of wrongdoing

Trump’s response to Lauer, Franken misconduct allegations underscores his history of hypocrisy.
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Mic Wakeup: Franken apologizes, Trump mocks Warren and how to have something in common with aliens

It's Tuesday, Nov. 28. Here are three stories you need to read.

Al Franken returns to Capitol Hill, says he’s “let a lot of people down” and wants to “regain trust”

“I just wanted to again say I’m sorry," Franken said.

Sen. Lindsey Graham says he “doesn’t know what winning looks like with Roy Moore” for Republicans

The South Carolina senator said that Roy Moore wouldn't be good for the Republican Party — even if he wins.

Al Franken’s popularity plummets after sexual harassment allegations

Al Franken's popularity has plummeted to 36% in the wake of sexual harassment allegations.

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The problem with the letter female ‘SNL’ staffers wrote in support of Al Franken

Thirty-six female 'SNL' colleagues say the embattled comedian-turned-lawmaker was a "pleasure" to work with. "We send our support and gratitude to Al and his family."

Leading progressive groups call for Sen. Al Franken to resign over sexual assault allegations

“Sen. Al Franken had the chance last week to take full responsibility for past sexual harassment, sexual assault and any other behavior that demeaned women. He failed to do so."

Here are all the times President Donald Trump has been accused of sexual assault

Donald Trump called out Al Franken for sexual assault — but nearly 20 women have accused him of the same, or worse, behavior.
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Leeann Tweeden reads Al Franken’s apology live on ‘The View’

Leeann Tweeden, morning news anchor on TalkRadio 790 KABC in Los Angeles, appeared on ABC’s 'The View' to elaborate on her experience.

Trump’s attack on Franken ends up reminding country of his “grab them by the pussy” tape

Trump’s attack on Franken had the unintended consequence of reminding the country of his own sexual harassment allegations as well as the infamous 'Access Hollywood' tape.

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Mic Wakeup: Everything you need to know about Al Franken

It's Friday, Nov. 17. Here are three things you need to know about Al Franken.
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Leeann Tweeden on Al Franken assault allegations: “I made sure I was never alone with him again.”

Franken accuser recalls Minnesota Democrat's "fish lips" and groping in Thursday press conference.

What happens if Al Franken has to resign?

A bipartisan chorus of lawmakers are calling for an ethics review into the popular Minnesota Democrat.

Franken apologizes after being accused of sexual harassment, says he welcomes ethics investigation

“I don’t know what was in my head when I took that picture, and it doesn’t matter,” Franken said. “There’s no excuse. I look at it now and I feel completely disgusted with myself.”