Rep. Jackie Speier Reveals Two Members Of Congress Have Engaged in Sexual Harassment

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The House Administration Committee convened a hearing to review the U.S. House of Representatives’ policies and training on sexual harassment. Witnesses included Representative Jackie Speier (D-CA), a sexual assault survivor and advocate, who said in her testimony that she knew at least two current members of Congress who are sexual harassers.

Representative Barbara Comstock (R-VA), who sits on the committee, said she knew of a current male member of Congress who exposed himself to a young female staffer. Representatives from the Office of House Employment Counsel and the Office of Compliance also testified during this hearing.