“That guy was wacky. Boy, did he fold up like a wet rag,” Trump told a rally in Rochester, Minn., — to cheers.
Nelson had returned donations from Franken’s PAC tied to this election cycle shortly after allegations against him emerged, but kept others until now.
“Well, see, if I say anything there you will put it in the story,” he said. “I don’t know. I haven’t ruled it out, and I haven’t ruled it in.”
“She is responsible for pushing…the comedian…Al Franken, whom I admire, to resign. In order to improve her chances.”
‘I wasn’t hearing any call from God,’ Bachmann said of her decision not to run.
Nearly half of polled voters think Franken should have stayed in office.
Bachmann has publicly called for an intensified effort to convert Jews to Christianity.
Franken’s resignation is the end of an era for the Jewish community in Minnesota. Here’s why the “Frozen Chosen” matter to all American Jews.
A Jew has represented Minnesota in the U.S. Senate since 1978 — the longest streak in the country.
On December 7, an emotional Al Franken took to the Senate floor to announce that following allegations of sexual misconduct, which he denies in part, he’s resigning from his position as Minnesota’s junior senator. But Franken didn’t provide an exact date for his departure, triggering rumors about whether his decision to step down is, in fact, final.