Franken announced his resignation earlier this month after several women came forward to accuse the former comedian of groping them and kissing them against their will. "I know who I really am". And whatever the outcome is, I will live with that. "The Ethics Committee should have been allowed to investigate and make its recommendation", Leahy said in a statement.
Following his announcement that he would resign from Congress, two Democratic senators said that Franken should not have stepped down before the Senate Ethics Committee had completed its investigation into the Minnesota Democrat. I would watch closely for signs that that it will give him a pass. The rhetoric of "justice" will be employed, while simultaneously vowing to hunt down real "anti-woman" offenders (i.e., Republicans).
It's a ideal Christmas gift for conservatives: Senate Democrats beclowning themselves in defense of a professional clown who sits among them.
Franken's promise to resign "in the coming weeks" was an obvious move to hedge against the possibility of Moore being defeated.
Franken declared not long ago that he would leave from the Senate despite inappropriate behavior affirmations. Moore, who was accused of molesting a 14-year-old girl, later lost the Alabama election to Democrat Doug Jones, although he has thus far refused to concede the race.
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WWE probably won't though and instead, Ziggler will have some major role to play even though he shouldn't be in the match at all. Meanwhile, Styles is the face of the brand and there are some attractive title defense possibilities for him at WrestleMania .
This story has been corrected to read that Michael Hill is of the League of the South, not the Traditionalist Workers Party. American Renaissance and Occidental Dissent both referred readers to an online chat site frequented by white nationalists.
Ordering online directly from Apple shows January 5, 2018, as being the next date that AirPods will be available. They were officially supposed to debut in October previous year , but they finally arrived in late December.
It's also believed they may have tied the knot after Anna was pictured with a massive diamond sparkler on her wedding finger. They are very private, so it's not much of a surprise that they've kept quiet about the birth of their twins.
She similarly used the line in January , shortly after taking office, when she advised countries not to cross the U.S. Mansour said on Monday he hoped there would be "overwhelming support" in the General Assembly for the resolution.
During the holiday season, we all need to be cautious with decorations, electric lights, candles, space heaters and other items. Friends and neighbors say the family was known to light menorah candles in celebration of Hanukkah .
He's just talking crap about people. " I want the UFC belt ", dos Anjos, who spoke to Woodley post-fight on Saturday, said. On Colby Covington taking a shot at him for not finishing Lawler: "I have no comments about that guy, man".
Sources close to Lewis told the Enquirer he remains interested in coaching in 2018 and does not plan to retire. The 59-year-old Lewis, with 15 years in Cincinnati, is the longest tenured head coach in Bengals history.
IL loses title of 5th largest state to Pennsylvania
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New Flu Vaccine Guidelines Issued for Patients With Egg Allergy
Last year, the CDC and the American Academy of Pediatrics both relaxed their flu shot guidelines for patients with egg allergies . ZANESVILLE, Ohio- Flu activity has officially been elevated to "widespread" in the state of Ohio according to health officials.
White Christmas chance looks very low for the Carolinas
Sunday (Christmas Eve ), may start out with lows close to zero, while the afternoon highs barely reach the upper 20's or low 30's. Our medium range models continue to "flip-flop" with snow vs.no snow for the upcoming holiday weekend.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 price slashed, now available at Rs 64900
Samsung has also included fast charging support via USB Type-C port and IP68 water and dust resistance just like the Galaxy S8. The phones also take the Infinity Display design from the S8 and Note 8 devices, meaning you get more screen and less bezel.
Packers QB Rodgers' return marred by turnovers
The Carolina Panthers' Damiere Byrd catches a touchdown pass in the fourth quarter aagnst the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. But the Packers couldn't keep up defensively after regaining its composure a bit in the second quarter.