Bernie Sanders: Trump should consider resignation over sexual misconduct allegations

Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders took things to another level.

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) says President Donald Trump should consider resigning from the USA presidency in response to the sexual misconduct allegations levied against him.

The Vermont senator called on President Donald Trump to "pay attention" to what has been happening and consider stepping down. Al Franken's resignation announcement amid multiple sexual misconduct allegations.

Sanders's comments come as women from Hollywood to Capitol Hill have come forward to accuse influential men of sexual misconduct.

Additionally, more than a dozen women have publicly accused Trump of groping them, kissing them without consent, and walking into rooms where they were changing clothes.

Asked to comment on Franken's remarks, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said: "Look, the president addressed the comments back during the campaign".

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Sanders posted similar remarks on Twitter.

Once a rising star in the Democratic Party, Franken made the announcement in a speech Thursday on the Senate floor, saying he will step down by the end of the year.

Franken denied allegations several women have made against him and did not offer an apology.

"Moore may be possibly joining the Senate and he has been accused of far worse than what Senator Franken is accused of", King said.

Though about a dozen fellow Democrats, including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, of NY, sat through the speech, nobody made any remarks afterward.

Neither Sanders nor Sen.

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