Cloakroom buzzed about sexual harassment as the House Ethics Committee announced its next step on Farenthold’s case. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
“What do you do if you’re being sexually harassed in your office?” one user asked Monday morning on the anonymous Capitol Hill social-networking app Cloakroom.
It prompted one person, identifying himself as a 26-year-old male working for a 40-year-old female chief of staff, to share his own situation.
“She has slapped my ass, talked about her vibrator, and has asked me sexual questions. I have ignored them but I am thinking about going to the member,” he submitted to the online community, limited to users whose GPS location is within the Capitol complex, or those who register with a staff email address. Full story