Baldwin: Franken should resign after 7th woman alleges unwanted advances


U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin on Wednesday joined a sudden swell of Democratic senators urging Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn) to resign after seven women have accused him of unwanted kissing or groping. Baldwin said in a Twitter post Wednesday: “I believe it is best for Sen. Franken to resign.” > Wisconsin State Journal

Walker comments on Flynn charges, mum on sexual allegations against Franken, Trump


Gov. Scott Walker said Friday former national security adviser Michael Flynn should be held accountable for lying to the FBI. Meanwhile, he won’t comment on allegations of sexual misconduct lodged against President Trump or U.S. Sen. Al Franken, even though he’s said that Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore should step aside. > Wisconsin Public Radio

Baldwin donating Franken money to women veterans


U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin says she is donating $20,000 her campaign received from Minnesota Sen. Al Franken’s political action committee to a group benefiting women veterans in the state. Baldwin Thursday joined with other Democrats in distancing themselves from Franken amid allegations of sexually inappropriate behavior. > WEAU 13 Eau Claire