ROCHESTER, Mich. —
Businessman Herman Cain is continuing to defend himself against accusations that he sexually harassed women
when he led a Washington trade group more than a decade ago.
Cain says at a Republican presidential debate Wednesday that the American people "deserve better than someone being tried in the
court of public opinion based on unfounded accusations."
Cain says that since the allegations surfaced more than a week ago, "voters have voted with their dollars," and supported his
Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was asked about the allegations against Cain. Romney says Cain has responded to the
questions and "people can make their own assessment."
The questions about the Cain allegations generated boos from the audience at Oakland University.