Via Fox News:
When asked whether or not she would oppose a “political comeback” from former Sen. Al Franken, whom she called on to resign in December 2017 following multiple accusations, Gillibrand suggested that decision is up to Franken, a move he now said he regrets.
“Anyone who wants a second chance, it’s always there for everyone,” the 2020 Democratic presidential candidate told the Washington Post.
“We’re a country that believes in second chances. We believe in someone who has humility, who comes forward to say they’re sorry and that they have paid consequences and want to reemerge … There’s always a path for redemption for anybody.”