Al Franken

Senator Franken Quits Senate Amid Turmoil Over Misconduct Allegations

The debate over the Al Franken case reveals #MeToo’s touchy divide

Anne Kingston: We’re watching the emergence of a dangerous ’bad-enough-to-report’ threshold before women (or men) should be taken seriously
Rep. Trent Franks

The post-Weinstein ’reckoning’ has missed powerful targets

Anne Kingston: Led by a Trumpian example, accepting responsibility for bad or even illegal behaviour has become passé
Democratic Senator from Minnesota Al Franken announces resignation from Senate amid sexual harassment allegations

What we know—and have always known—about this moment in sexual harassment

These stories of harassment exist on a spectrum, but they’re all about abuse of power as gratification, writes Tabatha Southey
President Trump Meets With House Republicans On Capitol Hill To Discuss Tax Reform Bill

The holiday season starts early for Donald Trump

Allen Abel in Washington: With an oxygen truck in the White House driveway and a celebration on Capitol Hill, Trump takes a victory lap
Photo of Senator Al Franken (Owen Franken)

Al Franken: America’s political performer

The ’Saturday Night Live’ writer-turned-U.S. Senator on the potential cost of jokes in politics and his burgeoning platform
Inauguration ceremonies swearing in Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States take place on the West front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington

The show under Washington’s big top

An ordinary Wednesday in the Trump era turns D.C. into a veritable circus

I’m good enough, I’m smart enough, and doggone it, Apple tracks me

So what if your iPhone tells Apple where you’ve been?
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