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 ClintonTrump complains of 'fake polls' after surveys show him trailing multiple Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton responds to Trump tweets telling Dem lawmakers to 'go back' to their countries The Young Turks' Cenk Uygur: Here's how to choose a president 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 Chuck SchumerCharles (Chuck) Ellis SchumerNYT: Don't make Acosta a political martyr Charities say they never received donations touted by Jeffrey Epstein: report Schumer to donate Epstein campaign contributions to groups fighting sexual violence MORE (N.Y.), Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenTrump complains of 'fake polls' after surveys show him trailing multiple Democratic candidates Amazon warehouse workers strike on Prime Day Elizabeth Warren backs Amazon workers striking on Prime Day MORE (Mass.) and Sen. Al FrankenAlan (Al) Stuart FrankenThe Hill's 12:30 Report: Mexican officials scramble to avoid Trump tariffs The Hill's Morning Report - Tariff battle looms as Trump jabs 'foolish' Senate GOP Barbs start to fly ahead of first Democratic debate 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.