Related Program: Here and Now Sen. Al Franken Announces Resignation Following Sexual Harassment Allegations Related Program: Here and Now TweetShareGoogle+Email Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., his wife Franni, arrive at the Senate to make a statement on charges of sexual misconduct, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017. (J. Scott Applewhite/AP) Listen Listening... / Minnesota Democratic Sen. Al Franken announced Thursday that he will resign from Congress, following multiple accusations of sexual harassment. Here & Now‘s Robin Young discusses the latest with NPR’s Jessica Taylor (@JessicaTaylor).Copyright 2018 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/. TweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread.