She pitched a new initiative called Middle Class Jumpstart that aims to help the middle class — starting with women — by providing equal pay for equal work, a higher minimum wage, affordable childcare and better education and infrastructure. Do you have naked pictures of John Boehner doing something? Pelosi made surprised faces, touched her forehead, and looked generally uncomfortable. Pelosi said her plan to pass the initiative is to get more Democrats elected to Congress.
Katie Hill reveals sex scandal put her in ‘darkest’ place in final congressional speech
Katie Hill gave her final speech in Congress on Thursday saying that a 'double standard' caused her to resign following allegations of an improper relationship with a staff member. Ms Hill claimed her appearance on Capitol Hill was the first time she had left her apartment since scandalous photos emerged along with reports she carried on inappropriate relationships with two staffers. We must and will create a society where you cannot be defamed, smeared and kept from your career aspirations because of smear campaigns!
California Congresswoman Katie Hill , one of a group of newly-elected progressive Democrats, has denied allegations that she had a relationship with a member of her staff and is blaming Republican opponents for circulating nude photographs of her and another woman on the internet without her consent. Text messages and photographs of Ms Hill were published on right-wing website RedState, which alleged she had an affair with her legislative director Graham Kelly as well as a sexual relationship with a female campaign staffer and her husband, whom she is divorcing. I have notified Capitol Hill police, who are investigating the situation and potential legal violations of those who posted and distributed the photos, and therefore will have no further comment on the digital materials. The couple began divorce proceedings earlier this year. Ms Hill, the first openly bisexual member of Congress, entered office in after unseating longtime Los Angeles Republican Steve Knight in a election, flipping the only remaining Republican seat in Los Angeles County.