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John Conyers pressured to resign amid sex misconduct allegations
A lawyer for Rep. John Conyers said he will not step aside as the congressman is hospitalized for a stress-related illness and faces bipartisan calls to resign.
Al Franken joins long list of lawmakers ousted by scandal
Sen. Al Franken, who resigned in the face of sexual misconduct allegations, joins a long list of lawmakers ousted by scandal
Since 2012, Congress has paid out $84,000 to settle one sexual harassment claim
Since Oct. 1, 2012 Congress has paid out $84,000 to settle one sexual harassment claim for House offices, House Administration Chairman Gregg Harper, R-Mississippi, told ABC News Friday. The settlement, one of a total of six House claims covering a variety of complaints, settled since the beginning
The Note: Trump's 'huge' year could lead to a bumpy road for GOP in 2018
The TAKE with Rick Klein Take Trumpism and combine it with the potency of traditional Republicanism and a powerful force emerges – perhaps strong enough to deliver a sweeping tax cut , and a long-absent victory for the GOP . But while this week could still bring a very big win for President Donald
Matt Lauer responds to allegations of 'inappropriate sexual behavior'
"There are no words to express my sorrow and regret for the pain I have caused others," part of Lauer's statement read.
Congress secretly paid nearly $100,000 to settle harassment claims against disgraced congressman
The Congressional Office of Compliance secretly paid close to $100,000 in taxpayer funds to settle sexual harassment claims from at least two young male staffers who worked for disgraced former Congressman Eric Massa , multiple sources with direct knowledge of the matter told ABC News. The claims
John Conyers hospitalized in Detroit for effects of stress
While Democrats pressure him to step down, his lawyer said he has no plans to resign.
Rick Perry vs. Conventional Wisdom (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) Though the conventional wisdom continues to harden around Mitt Romney as the “inevitable” nominee, day in and day out, Rick Perry is trying to prove it wrong. The Texas governor is bringing experienced, non-Texan advisers into ...
The Note: Testing The Fragile Front-Runner Theory: Mitt Romney’s Opponents Take Aim
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) He’s been called the “fragile frontrunner” yet no one has been able to put a crack in presidential candidate Mitt Romney -- at least not yet. This week, however, a whole bunch...