6 female Democratic senators call on Al Franken to resign

Al Franken.
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Six female Democratic senators called on Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) to step down Wednesday, just hours after a seventh woman accused him of inappropriate conduct, BuzzFeed News reports. In a lengthy Facebook post, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) described her disappointment in learning her "friend" had "engaged in behavior towards women that is unacceptable."

"Enough is enough," Gillibrand wrote. "The women who have come forward are brave and I believe them."

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