By Joe Scudder:
Two new and different women say Al Franken grabbed them on the butt, ad the senator says and says it is difficult to confirm or deny such accusations.
The two women who say Al Franken grabbed them inappropriately are anonymous at this point. Franken, rather than categorically denying the accusation, said it is difficult to address such claims and that he didn’t remember the events where the gropings allegedly took place. He did, however, “categorically” claim he never asked a woman for a restroom tryst.
If it was his policy to never grope women, he should have been able to deny these accusations. It wouldn’t matter if he remembered the event.
The Huffington Post reports, “Two More Women Accuse Sen. Al Franken Of Inappropriate Touching.”
Two more women have told HuffPost that Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) touched their butts in separate incidents. These are