Congresswoman details bill to 'clean up' Capitol Hill of sexual harassment

Rep. Jackie Speier has introduced the Me Too Congress Act to reform the investigation and complaint process, among other changes.
2:27 | 11/16/17

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Both. Understanding when it comes to sexual harassment on the hill how pervasive is this. Let me just share story I had few minutes ago walking down the hall. When stops these incidents and so great that you. Mentioned seats on his stories few years. That story about how she was working on the house floor. It. Votes against him we never consent to her friends applicants. And six his time here. You know run efforts reflects. Gone here you don't have a predominantly male institution not stop. Especially in slowly where he's looking at it's an embarrassment it we really are and the dark ages. Not a 20% three and we should be leading the country. Well and really pretty. And health care bill changed. It's going to totally reform this it's going to make it victims. So for stars. You're not gonna have to go through counseling or mediation. Team he cannot have few. Sign nondisclosure agreement speaking. If you choose you can go directly to court or directly team. The cost of compliance. I'm. You represented. Right now you are on here who. You know harasser is represented. The house counsel. So now the victim. Councilor visor. I'm you'll also be a program that will be available interns stand analysts think that there's nowhere for interns and those that they are young they're vulnerable. They're impressionable. They're excited enthusiasts will be here. If they get sexually harass. We're. For them to take. If a member. Is the harasser. The settlement will be paid and it will be incumbent. The member to pay back the US strategy we are going to require. Member pay back to treat you right. Yeah they don't can't get it down you know hated not. The taxpayers. So going forward some 1000 complain they go through this process. The person they're accusing it will he made yes. Think it's gonna Cleveland people.

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