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with al franken's resignation, the #metoo movement has made its way to washington

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with al franken's resignation, the #metoo movement has made its way to washington

this week, the #metoo movement that rippled through hollywood over the past few months has taken hold in washington, d.c.: senator al franken of minnesota announced he will resign on thursday after multiple women accused him of touching them inappropriately.franken, who himself started in the entertainment industry as a comedian and saturday night live cast member before entering politics, was first accused of groping news anchor leeann tweeden in november. tweeden wrote that the senator forcibly kissed her in 2006 and published a photo of franken appearing to grope her while she slept. since then, a number of other women have come forward with claims of experiencing similar treatment from franken, the most recent one coming from a former...