WashPost and MSNBC: Franken Resigning Is Bad ‘For Women’ and ‘Justice’

December 7, 2017 | 5:28 PM EST

Clearly inspired by veteran NBC journalist Tom Brokaw’s sermon warning of the dangers of “rushing to judgement” on the over half-dozen different charges of sexual harassment against Democratic Senator Al Franken, both Andrea Mitchell and Washington Post Deputy Editorial Page Editor Ruth Marcus rode to the rescue to back him up.