{FD} Democratic Rep. Esty says she won’t seek re-election after abuse claims against ex-staffer

Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn., announced Monday that she would not seek re-election this November amid accusations that she failed to protect her female staffers from a former chief of staff accused of harassment and abuse.

{FD} Washington Democrats silent on calls for Rep. Esty to resign over harassment, abuse case

Congressional Democrats have led efforts to end sexual harassment and abuse on Capitol Hill but remain silent about whether Connecticut Democrat Rep. Elizabeth Esty should resign for failing to take swift action after learning about alleged harassment and physical abuse in her Washington office.

{FD} Trumps slams Mexico and Dems as caravan of immigrants heads to US southern border

President Trump let loose on Mexico and Congressional Democrats in a series early morning tweets on Monday as a caravan of Central American immigrants makes its way largely unfettered through Mexico on its way to the United States’ southern border.

{FD} Pressure mounts for Democratic Rep. Esty to resign over violent abuse accusations against top staffer

The pressure on Connecticut Rep. Elizabeth Esty to resign over her handling of a harassment-and-abuse incident mounted this weekend, with fellow Democrats calling on her to leave office.

{FD} Democratic lawmaker asked to resign over reports of harassment ‘coverup’

A Connecticut Democrat is being asked to resign after reports surfaced that she hid allegations of harassment by her former chief staff, who allegedly physically harmed and threatened to “kill” another staffer, while letting him continue in her office for months.

{FD} House Democrat kept aide on staff despite threat allegation: reports

A U.S. House Democrat — who has been prominent in the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment — apologized Thursday, saying she failed to protect female members of her staff who claimed to have been harassed by the lawmaker’s former chief of staff.