Her story, which is remarkably similar to the accounts shared by at least six other women who said the former president groped them during photo-ops between 2003 and 2016, is significant, because it is the first time a woman has come forward to accuse Mr Bush of unwanted touching while he was in office.
Maher called the claims against Franken "very disturbing" and joked, "I was so shaken I called Bill Cosby to see if he had anything to calm me down".
Unfortunately, the issues of sexual harassment or assault have become politicized. Host Sandra Smith noted that there is a cloud hanging over Washington due to the Franken allegation, pointing out that the president commented on the photo of the Minnesota lawmaker groping Tweeden.
"We haven't heard a lot from the president", Smith pointed out. Al Franken late Thursday night, attacking the senator for a recently unearthed photograph showing him appearing to fondle the breasts of a fellow entertainer on a military tour.
The allegations against Moore are politically charged for the White House. "Where do his hands go in pictures 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6 while she sleeps?.", Trump tweeted. Since then, Trump has repeatedly ignored reporters' questions about whether he believes Moore's numerous accusers, and therefore, whether he believes Moore should exit the race. He's anxious about alienating Moore's supporters if he takes steps that would prevent him from being elected - a reflection, aides said, of Trump's longstanding fears of losing his base.
CNN features clock tracking Trump's response to Moore allegations
"Is the President not being a hypocrite in tweeting about Al Franken and saying nothing about allegations about the Republican, Roy Moore?" she asked. "And to think that just last week he was lecturing anyone who would listen about sexual harassment and respect for women. And none of us should get ahead of that", she added. Roy Moore has nine.
To spare his political rivals conducting opposition research, O'Neill said in a Facebook post that he had been "sexually intimate with approximately 50 very attractive females". Al Franken (D-MN) for alleged sexual misconduct.
Franken quickly apologized to Tweeden and called for a full investigation of his actions. The former "Saturday Night Live" writer and cast member has been an outspoken critic of Trump's administration.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is set to deliver a memo to the White House that spells out ways the December 12 special election could be delayed, including by applying pressure to Alabama's Republican governor, the officials said. "And we're in the awful situation where our politics are so polarized that people in Alabama would quite forthrightly vote for a man accused multiple times of sexual assault than a Democrat because they feel like our politics are such high stakes".
It is hard to fathom that someone with the morals of a shark like Donald Trump is taking a fiendish delight in the precipitous downfall of Sen.
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One government employee, who had arrived in Harare this week, said she remained hopeful that Mugabe would resign. Wolters said if the new government, whoever it may be, does try to tackle economic issues, it will take time.
Rep. Marcia Fudge joins effort to impeach President Donald Trump
Trump from office and to defend and uphold the Constitution of the United States." . For that reason, Cohen said , he would probably be holding briefings, not hearings.
Texas sheriff says obscene Trump sticker could lead to prosecution
California , the high court overturned the conviction of a man who wore a jacket in a courtroom with the words "F*** the draft". Though Fonseca has been confronted about the sticker, she says it's never caused too big of an issue.