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Menendez Faces Avalanche of Calls to Resign from Democrat Colleagues

Posted on AllSides September 26th, 2023
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A plethora of Democrat lawmakers are urging embattled Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ) to step down following his indictment, even though he has indicated he has no intention of doing so. According to reports, at least 14 Democrat senators have urged Menendez, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, to resign after he was indicted Friday for allegedly accepting “hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes” from New Jersey businessmen. In exchange, he is accused of wielding his “power and influence” as a senator not only to “protect and enrich” the...

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