The Associated Press FRANKEN TALKS: Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., talks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday.

The Associated Press FRANKEN TALKS: Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., talks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday.

At Capitol, Franken apologizes and sees long fight for trust

By ALAN FRAM JULIET LINDERMAN The Associated Press
This article was published November 28, 2017 at 4:00 a.m.

WASHINGTON-- Sen. Al Franken apologized Monday to voters, aides and "everyone who has counted on me to be a champion for women" as the Minnesota Democrat fought to bolster his support with his first Capitol public appearance since being drawn into a wave of sexual harassment accusations buffeting Congress.

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