Franken Re-Emerges to Attack Facebook, Tech Companies

Minnesota Democrat Al Franken, who resigned from the U.S. Senate in January amid sexual misconduct allegations, used his first public appearance since resigning to lambast Silicon Valley’s leading technology titans and call for greater regulation in the realm of data privacy.

Feinstein Refuses to Debate Primary Opponents

Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein has refused an invitation to debate her principal opponents in California’s senatorial primary because there are too many candidates in the race, her campaign spokesman said Thursday.