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Al, Please Don’t Resign

AP Photo/Paul Sancya Minnesota Senator Al Franken  T he Democrats’ push for Al Franken's resignation may make some sense from a zero-tolerance perspective. But it's dumb politics, and a cowardly sacrifice of a good man. It would be far better to let the ethics inquiry take its course. Once a few leading women Democratic senators decided to demand that Franken go, others felt they had to pile on, lest they be seen as less than fully committed to ending sexual harassment.
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