"I think that the president treats, certainly as a woman myself, I've never felt treated with anything but the highest level of respect and been empowered to do my job and that's what I've seen the president do day in and day out since I've been here and during the campaign", Sanders said told reporters at a press briefing. Al Franken's resignation announcement amid multiple sexual misconduct allegations.
"We have a president of the United States who acknowledged on a tape widely seen all over the country that he's assaulted women", he said, referring to the 2005 "Access Hollywood" tape leaked previous year. Sanders changed his tune along with his Democratic colleagues, calling for Sen.
The grassroots group CREDO had garnered more than 152,000 supporters as of Thursday afternoon in its call for a federal investigation into allegations of government officials' abuses, starting with Trump's. "A lot of times these rooms are very hot, like saunas, and I guess that is a form of exercise and, you know?" "These sexist attacks on women lead to shame and humiliation in personal and professional life, and I'm angry so I started this petition. I want men to know they're going to be held accountable".
Trump, who at 71 is known to be fond of fast food and to shun exercise, has faced questions about his health before. The senator from Vermont also expressed his concerns about sexual assault and sexual harassment in the country.
"Moore may be possibly joining the Senate and he has been accused of far worse than what Senator Franken is accused of", King said. "Do Republicans - and does this president - risk losing their moral authority on this issue, which is a huge issue right now, by endorsing a candidate like Roy Moore, which has now been backed by the RNC as well?" Two of the women have said he assaulted them when they were between the ages of 14 and 15.
"He does have a physical scheduled for the first part of next year", Sanders added. "We need a cultural revolution in this country".