INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -
Indiana Republican Rep. Luke Messer says Sen. Joe Donnelly should call on
fellow Democrat Al Franken to resign after he was accused of groping and
forcibly kissing a Los Angeles radio host.
Messer is a GOP
Senate primary candidate and hopes to challenge Donnelly next year. He said
Thursday that Donnelly should return $10,000 in contributions from the
Franken’s alleged actions were “unacceptable.” He is donating the money to
Franken come as Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore faces multiple
women accusing him unwanted sexual contact when they were teenagers and
Moore was in his 30s.
Thursday that Moore and Franken should both step down. Messer’s statement
comes days after Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said Moore should