With a long list growing of those requesting Senator Franken step down and resign, the Democratic leader himself, Chuck Schumer, has now joined in.
Schumer has officially called for Franken to resign.
“Senator Franken should resign.
“I consider Senator Franken a dear friend and greatly respect his accomplishments, but he has a higher obligation to his constituents and the Senate, and he should step down immediately’.
— ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) December 6, 2017