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How Joe Barton's sex scandal fits into the current conversation on sex and power

Added: 23.11.2017 13:58 | 5 views | 0 comments

He's not accused of sexual harassment. But his power as a congressman loomed large over a relationship he had with a woman, whom he threatened.

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Anita Hill and her 1991 congressional defenders to Biden: You were part of the problem

Added: 23.11.2017 13:08 | 7 views | 0 comments

On Nov. 16, Anita Hill sat down at The Washington Post offices with five current and former Democratic lawmakers: Nita Lowey of New York, Barbara Mikulski of Maryland, Eleanor Holmes Norton of the District of Columbia, Pat Schroeder of Colorado and Louise Slaughter of New York - all allies of Hill...

Trump tweets on trivial matters despite busy agenda ahead

Added: 23.11.2017 12:29 | 11 views | 0 comments

President Trump is spending Thanksgiving Day at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. Thursday morning, he tweeted, "HAPPY THANKSGIVING, your Country is starting to do really well. Jobs coming back, highest Stock Market EVER." The president plans to meet congressional leaders next week to discuss a busy agenda for the end of the year. Errol Barnett reports.


Ex-staffer says Rep. John Conyers verbally abused her

Added: 23.11.2017 12:26 | 8 views | 0 comments

A high-profile Washington lawyer says the longest-serving member currently in Congress verbally abused her repeatedly when she worked for him. Melanie Sloan says she is telling her story about Democratic congressman John Conyers after learning of other staff members who accuse him of sexual misconduct. Nancy Cordes reports.


States, cities shame Congress by banning rapid-fire 'bump stocks'

Added: 23.11.2017 9:50 | 1 views | 0 comments

States and cities are taking the lead when it comes to banning bump stocks after a paralyzed Congress completely dropped the issue.

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Rep. Conyers has no plans to resign after allegations, lawyer says

Added: 23.11.2017 7:50 | 1 views | 0 comments

Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich., has no plans to resign and maintains his innocence, his lawyer said after the Congressman was accused of sexual misconduct.

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US congressman Joe Barton apologises after 'naked selfie' emerges online

Added: 23.11.2017 4:03 | 16 views | 0 comments

US congressman Joe Barton has apologised after an explicit picture of him ended up trending on social media.

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Congressman told woman he would report her to Capitol Police if she exposed his secret sex life

Added: 23.11.2017 3:09 | 9 views | 0 comments

Rep. Joe Barton, who apologized Wednesday for a lewd photo of him that circulated on the Internet, told a woman to whom he had sent sexually explicit photos, videos and messages that he would report her to the Capitol Police if she exposed his behavior, according to a recording reviewed by The...


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