GOP criticizes video, Franken apologizes
ST. PAUL — U.S. Sen. Al Franken’s election opponent is trying to make a campaign issue out of a video shot two years ago showing the senator holding two traffic cones to his chest, apparently to imitate a woman’s breasts.
“It was a thoughtless moment and I regret it,” Democrat Franken told Forum News Service of the 2012 incident, which he did not know was being videotaped.
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