Sen. Franken sees ‘hypocrisy’ in treatment of Weiner and Vitter


In an interview with ThinkProgress yesterday at the Netroots Nation conference in Minneapolis, MN, Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) said he saw “hypocrisy” in the way Republicans called for former Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY) to step down in the wake of his Twitter sex scandal, while they largely ignored Sen. David Vitter’s (R-LA) frequenting of prostitutes. Watch it: