Clinton blasts Trump, Moore for handling of sexual misconduct allegations

Clinton blasts Trump, Moore for handling of sexual misconduct allegations
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Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonJordan calls Pelosi accusing Trump of bribery 'ridiculous' DOJ watchdog won't let witnesses submit written feedback on investigation into Russia probe: report What are Republicans going to do after Donald Trump leaves office? MORE on Friday said Sen. Al FrankenAlan (Al) Stuart FrankenTake Trump literally and seriously in Minnesota Ninth woman accuses Al Franken of inappropriate contact Al Franken to host SiriusXM radio show MORE (D-Minn.) has taken "accountability" for his actions in the face of recent sexual misconduct allegations against him, in contrast to GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore and President TrumpDonald John TrumpButtigieg surges ahead of Iowa caucuses Biden leads among Latino Democrats in Texas, California Kavanaugh hailed by conservative gathering in first public speech since confirmation MORE.

Moore and Trump, she said, have both failed to take responsibility for their own alleged impropriety. 

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"I don't hear that from Roy Moore or Donald Trump," Clinton said in an interview with WABC radio's Rita Cosby. "Look at the contrast between Al Franken, accepting responsibility, apologizing, and Roy Moore and Donald Trump who have done neither."
 
Clinton's comments came a day after Leeann Tweeden, a Los Angeles morning show host, accused Franken of kissing her without her consent and groping her breasts while she slept in 2006. In her written account of the experience, she included a photo showing Franken grabbing her breasts. 
 
The comedian-turned-senator apologized for his behavior on Thursday, saying he supported calls from his fellow lawmakers for an ethics investigation into his actions. 
 
Moore, who is running to fill the Alabama Senate seat vacated by Attorney General Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard SessionsWhat are Republicans going to do after Donald Trump leaves office? Sessions vows to 'work for' Trump endorsement Sanford: 'It carries real weight' to speak against Trump 'while in office' MORE and currently held by Sen. Luther StrangeLuther Johnson StrangeState 'certificate of need' laws need to go GOP frets over nightmare scenario for Senate primaries Roy Moore trails Republican field in Alabama MORE (R), has faced accusations over the past week that he initiated sexual encounters with teenage girls while he was in his 30s. He has denied the allegations of impropriety, and has so far resisted calls from GOP lawmakers and officials to withdraw from the race.
 
Trump has long faced allegations of sexual impropriety. In 2016, just weeks before the November presidential election, The Washington Post released a 2005 recording in which the real estate mogul could be heard boasting about groping and kissing women without their consent.
 
Numerous women have also accused him of sexual assault or harassment. He apologized for his language on the video but has denied the other allegations, accusing the women of lying.