[Ed. – When it rains, it pours.]
A second woman is coming forward with allegations that Democratic Senator Al Franken “stalked and harassed” her.
The accusations come after sports commentator Leeann Tweeden sent shockwaves throughout the media by accusing Franken of groping her “without my consent.” The incident allegedly occurred during a USO tour of Vietnam in December 2006.
Tweeden also sent visual evidence of Franken’s “groping,” and added that he also violated her through “forcible kissing.”
“How dare anyone grab my breasts like this and think it’s funny?” she said.
Franken issued a response. …
After that Senate Majority Leader McConnell announced a new ethics investigation.“As with all credible allegations of sexual harassment or assault, I believe the Ethics Committee should review the matter. I hope the Democratic Leader will join me on this,” McConnell said. “Regardless of party, harassment and assault are completely unacceptable—in the workplace or anywhere else.”