PBS NewsHour

New allegation sparks calls for Franken’s resignation

Clip: 12/06/2017 | 4m 38s | Video has closed captioning.

Minnesota Sen. Al Franken came under growing pressure on Wednesday to step down. After a seventh woman accused Franken of sexual misconduct, more than 20 Democratic colleagues demanded he resign, including at least a dozen female senators. Lisa Desjardins joins Judy Woodruff to take a closer look.

Aired: 12/06/17

Rating: NR

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