Her story, which is remarkably similar to the accounts shared by at least six other women who said the former president groped them during photo-ops between 2003 and 2016, is significant, because it is the first time a woman has come forward to accuse Mr Bush of unwanted touching while he was in office.
In the latest development, a man who says he was Franken's military escort on the tour, disputes Tweeden's version of events. The first accusations of misconduct against him - namely, allegedly making sexual advances on a 14-year-old when he was 32 - were reported by the Washington Post on November 9.
Short continued: "The President, even when he was traveling overseas, put out a statement that says, 'If these allegations are true, he should step aside.' So the President's been very clear on this".
President Donald Trump, despite numerous allegations that he has personally engaged in lewd conduct towards women, was quick to pile on, calling him "Al Frankenstien" (sic) and saying the picture was "really bad".
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One of the most recent and high-profile cases of sexual misconduct in Congress involved the former Republican speaker of the House, Dennis Hastert, who pleaded guilty in 2015 to making illegal payments to hush up his molestation of teenage boys. "Where do his hands go in pictures 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6 while she sleeps?.", Mr Trump tweeted. He's anxious about alienating Moore's supporters if he takes steps that would prevent him from being elected - a reflection, aides said, of Trump's longstanding fears of losing his base.
"The president campaigned against Roy Moore", Short said.
In Franken, "the president basically had a free shot on goal" to "remind people that Democrats have some serious problems on their end", the ally said.
But Trump viewed that scenario as far-fetched and has not encouraged it, one official said, viewing the risks of splitting the vote and having to confirm a new attorney general as far outstripping any potential benefit.
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As been widely reported, Franken's political and comedic careers are in great peril today after it was announced that he forcibly kissed a woman named Leean Tweeden in 2006.
When asked about Moore, who has been accused by five women of sexual misconduct, Hillary said he does not appear to be someone who will bring respect and honour to the state of Alabama.
Franken, who joined the Senate in 2009, apologized to Tweeden on Thursday in two statements and said he would fully cooperate with an ethics investigation. Al Franken, D-Minn., after the comedian-turned-politician was outed for sexually harassing a woman while she was asleep - and awake - about a decade ago. Al Franken over his sexual harassment issues. They have heightened ideological splits in the Republican Party and could help decide who controls the Senate.
On Friday, CNN's Dana Bash asked Marc Short, the White House legislative director, why Trump has remained silent on Moore while attacking Sen.
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Kem Sokha, 64, was charged last month with treason, a crime that could face up to 30 years in prison if convicted. Cambodian police officers stand guard at the Supreme Court in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 16 November 2017.