WASHINGTON – Three women who have accused Bill Clinton of sexual assault gathered in the nation’s capital Wednesday to demand the resignation of two current members of Congress facing assault allegations of their own.
The Media Equality Project held the press conference at the National Press Club to demand that Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., and Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., resign from office.
The group also called on Congress to end taxpayer-funded payouts to harassment victims.
“I am here to demand the resignation of Al Franken and John Conyers,” said Kathleen Willey, the former White House aide who in 1998 accused Bill Clinton of sexually assaulting her in November 1993.
“They are not sorry, their apologies are weak, the only reason they apologized is because they got caught. They have no intention of changing. It’s in their DNA and it’s not going to change,” she said.
At the podium, Willey