• 'We all have this suspicion — he lies a lot': Al Franken suggests some GOP senators worry about Trump's mental health

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    'We all have this suspicion — he lies a lot': Al Franken suggests some GOP senators worry about Trump's mental health

    Democratic Sen. Al Franken on Sunday doubled down on a suggestion that some of his Republican colleagues in the Senate are concerned about President Donald Trump’s mental health.

    In an interview on CNN’s “State of the Union” on Sunday, host Jake Tapper asked Franken if he was serious when he told HBO’s Bill Maher that some of his Republican colleagues “will say [Trump’s] not right mentally, and then some are harsher.”

    “Yes,” Franken said. “It’s not the majority of them. It’s a few.”

    The Minnesota senator explained that some Republicans were puzzled and worried by Trump’s continued insistence — despite no evidence — that millions of people voted illegally against him in states like California and New Hampshire. The president asserted last week in a meeting with senators that thousands of out-of-state voters were bused into the state, resulting in his defeat in the state during the 2016 election, a claim that he backed with no evidence.

    “We all have this suspicion that — he lies a lot. He says thing …read more  

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