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Trump, dogged by his own misconduct allegations, takes Twitter swipe at Franken

Trump, dogged by his own misconduct allegations, takes Twitter swipe at Franken

President Trump, who was dogged by sexual misconduct allegations during his 2016 campaign, took aim at longtime critic Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) on Thursday night, after Franken was accused of forcibly kissing and groping a woman 11 years ago.

"The Al Frankenstien picture is really bad, speaks a thousand words," Trump wrote on Twitter, misspelling the apparent reference to the 19th century novel "Frankenstein." Trump added in a second tweet that Franken had last week been "lecturing anyone who would listen about sexual harassment and respect for women."

The president's first tweet landed exactly 12 hours after radio news anchor Leeann Tweeden...

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