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Saturday, November 18, 2017

Congress Discloses Complete Number, Amount Of Harassment Settlements In Past 20 Years

While it's not surprising that 2007 - the year when spirits were high, housing prices had just hit a record and the financial bubble was about to burst but not yet- was a "swinging one" on the Hill, with a whopping 25 sexual harassment settlements, the most in the past 20 years, we wonder what happened in 2002 when only 10 settlements led to a near record $4 million in awards. This question was prompted by the first ever release of Congressional harassment records, unveiled yesterday for the first time by the Congressional Office of Compliance.

Above is the breakdown of settlement number by year since 1997...

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2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Wow!

lmclain said...

Names.

NOW.
Or, concede there ARE
Two Sets of Laws.
Its a lose-lose for them.