RNC chairwoman calls on Clinton to speak out about Weinstein
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Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel suggested on Saturday former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonO’Malley tells Dems not to fear Trump FBI informant gathered years of evidence on Russian push for US nuclear fuel deals, including Uranium One, memos show Pelosi blasts California Republicans for supporting tax bill MORE should speak out about the sexual assault allegations against former campaign donor and film mogul Harvey Weinstein. 

"Whose side is Hillary Clinton on: Harvey Weinstein's or his victims?" McDaniel said in a tweet.  

McDaniel's comments come as Weinstein faces intense backlash after The New York Times unearthed a slew of allegations against Weinstein on Thursday from various women including actresses Ashley Judd and Rose McGowan. 

Republicans have pounced on the accusations against Weinstein, who is was a prominent Democratic donor, and have called on Democrats to speak out against him. 

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In 2015, Weinstein and his wife, Georgina Chapman, a fashion designer, hosted a fundraiser for Clinton in New York City. 

While Clinton has not yet commented on the accusations, Democrats currently serving in Congress, including Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerJuan Williams: The politics of impeachment Texas Republicans slam White House over disaster relief request Dem rep: Trump disaster aid request is 'how you let America down again' MORE (N.Y.), Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenCordray's legacy of consumer protection worth defending Booker tries to find the right lane  Jones raised 0K a day after first Moore accusers came forward: report MORE (Mass.) and Sen. Al FrankenAlan (Al) Stuart FrankenReport: Conyers settled wrongful dismissal complaint over 'sexual advances' Arianna Huffington denies Franken behaved inappropriately in response to new photos Right way and wrong way MORE (Minn.) have rushed to donate Weinstein's campaign contributions to charities. 

Sens. Richard Blumenthal (Conn.), Martin Heinrich (N.M.), Bob Casey(Pa.), and Patrick Leahy (Vt.) are also donating their contributions from Weinstein.