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Franken Denies Report He Will Resign Thursday

Sen. Al Franken (D-Minnesota) denied a report Wednesday that he had decided to resign the following day. Minnesota Public Radio had reported, citing an unnamed Democratic official who had spoken to Franken and his staff, that the senator would resign Thursday. Shortly after the story went live, however, Franken's office said it was "not accurate."... Also on Wednesday, more than a dozen Democratic senators called for Franken's resignation.
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