Report: Franken Finally Announces Official Resignation Date

Politics | Henry Rodgers
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 29: Senator Al Franken (D-MN) attends full committee hearing on the nomination of Alex Michael Azar II to be Health and Human Services Secretary on Capital Hill on November 29, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

‘Before I go, I want to spend some time sharing what I have learned’

Why Hasn't Al Franken Resigned Yet?

Politics | Peter Hasson

‘Something went wrong last week’

It's Official -- Al Franken Has Mastered The Non-Apology

Politics | Amber Athey and Peter Hasson
Al Franken announces his resignation from the Senate with a list of excuses. [Screenshot/CNN]

He’s a warm person, a feminist, a champion of women…

Sebelius: Obama 'made it pretty clear' that staying 'wasn't an option'

Politics | Brendan Bordelon

‘There is never a good time’ to leave

Senator slams Eric Holder, calling his confirmation 'the worst vote I ever took in the U.S. Senate'

Politics | Katie McHugh

Sen. Isakson became the first senator to call for Holder’s resignation

Barclays CEO Robert Diamond resigns - WSJ

Business | InternAdmin

Chief Operator Officer Jerry del Missier will likely also be shown the door

Report: White House played a role in the firing of Shirley Sherrod - TheDCNF

Politics | Michael Bastasch

Documents obtained by Judicial Watch show the White House helped draft language used in accepting Sherrod’s resignation

Fidel Castro resigns from Communist Party leadership - IBT

World | Vince Coglianese

Castro’s resignation is the latest step in his gradual retreat from the spotlight

Mubarak's ego turns crisis into tragedy

Feature:Opinion | Wayne Allyn Root

The Egyptian tyrant made a horrible mistake by choosing not to resign.

E-Mail account reveals USDA reaction to Sherrod video - AP

Business | admin

Department acted swiftly to remove Shirley Sherrod, against her protests; tried to let story die quickly

TARP manager resigns - AP

Business | admin

Herb Allison, the head of the government’s $700 billion financial bailout program, announced on Wednesday that he would resign

Shirley Sherrod to sue blogger Andrew Breitbart - AP

Politics | admin

Fired USDA employee Shirley Sherrod announced at the National Association of Black Journalists convention that she plans to sue conservative blogger Andrew Breitbart

Shirley Sherrod wants to talk race with Obama - AP

Politics | admin

The former USDA official also said that the President did not apologize for her termination

USDA reconsiders employee ouster over race remarks - AP

Business | admin

Sherrod said her remarks were part of a larger story about learning from her mistakes and racial reconciliation

Rising PM of Land of the Rising Sun speaks - The Guardian

World | interns

Pledges renewed focus on the economy, cutting greenhouse gas emissions, and building EU-like east Asian community

Report: GOP Congressman will resign after affair becomes public - Fox News

Politics | interns

Eight-term Rep. Mark Souder will announce his resignation Tuesday after it came to light that he was conducting an affair with a female aide who worked in his district office, Fox News has learned

U.S. offshore oil chief resigns - Business Week

Energy | interns

Chris Oynes, U.S. offshore oil chief, resigns four weeks after the Gulf coast disaster that killed 11 workers and sank a vessel which has since spewed millions of gallons crude into the sea

DC on TV: Jon Ward on the Kudlow Report - The Daily Caller

Politics | Jeff Winkler (admin)

The Daily Caller’s own Jon Ward was on The Kudlow Report Wednesday night batting down speculation that NEC director Larry Summers would resign before the mid-term elections

Massa aide contacted Pelosi's office in October with concerns - Washington Post

Politics | Jeff Winkler (admin)

Pelois’s office was contacted by a top aide to then-Rep. Eric Massa (D-N.Y.) in October with concerns about the lawmaker’s behavior toward young, male staffers

Rangel won't step down from chairmanship - The Hill

Politics | Jeff Winkler (admin)

Following a meeting with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on the Capitol, denied very preliminary reports Tuesday evening that he’d be stepping down as chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee