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After lawmaker restored, reaction falls along party lines

Reaction to a Republican lawmaker in Kentucky regaining his leadership position after signing a sexual harassment settlement has fallen along party lines.

Rep. Kelly Flood files sexual harassment bill

There is nothing in the legislature's ethics code that specifically addresses sexual harassment in the workplace. Rep. Kelly Flood intends to change that.

Shamed lawmakers out to bury woman’s graphic testimony, lawyers say

Three state lawmakers are asking the courts to seal portions of a deposition in the sexual misconduct case involving a former LRC staff member.

Bevin administration sues to keep sexual harassment records secret

The Bevin administration has sued the Courier Journal to conceal details of sexual harassment allegations by the former top social services official.

#MeToo in the Statehouse: At Least 16 Men Are Gone, But the Harassment Culture...

The #MeToo movement has come to statehouses across the country – including in Kentucky – but sexual harassment remains a problem – including in Kentucky.

Sexual harassment – our stories matter

I pitched my editor about writing an article about sexual abuse and harassment, because every woman I know has experienced it. When I told him about my own experiences, and he suggested I write my own personal story, I thought “Well, okay.” This, then, is my story – because our stories matter.

Eight Reps File Charges Against Hoover

One day after approving a new rule outlining a process for disciplining a member of the Kentucky House, eight members of that body filed charges against Speaker Jeff Hoover.

Ending sexual harassment is easy: Respect Women

The sexual harassment accusations sweeping the country have one thing in common—they all happened in the workplace. Here is the solution.

Hoover Sex Scandal: Unanswered Questions

When it comes to the Hoover/GOP/MoreToCome sex scandal in Frankfort, there are facts, and there are questions. Here is my current list of questions.

Legislative Sexual Harassment Policies That Work

Here are six guidelines that an employment law professor says are necessary for elected officials and their staffs to take sexual harassment seriously.

GOP Leges Tried to Kill Harassment Training

Three Kentucky GOP legislators introduced a bill earlier this year to get rid of the General Assembly's mandatory sexual harassment training.

A Female Pastor Posts a “Me Too”

Women everywhere are posting their "me too" stories, including from a source one would not immediately expect: a female pastor. Here is her post.