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The ‘me too’ craze is beginning to sweep through Congress like a brush fire on a prairie and it seems the winds to blow it along are picking up. After Minnesota Democrat, Sen. Al Franken was accused by two women of improper sexual harassment, the allegations have pointed to another the longest tenured Democrat in the House.

It’s been revealed that Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) settle a wrongful dismissal complaint a couple years ago. The compliant was filed by a female staffer who claimed she was fired after refusing Conyers’ sexual advances.

Unlike Franken and former CBS anchor Charlie Rose who both admitted their infractions, Conyers denies the allegations, although the claim was settled.

(BuzzFeed) – Michigan Rep. John Conyers, a Democrat and the longest-serving member of the House of Representatives, settled a wrongful dismissal complaint in 2015 with a former employee who alleged she was fired because she would not “succumb to [his] sexual advances.”

Documents from the complaint obtained by BuzzFeed News include four signed affidavits, three of which are notarized, from former staff members who allege that Conyers, the ranking Democrat on the powerful House Judiciary Committee, repeatedly made sexual advances to female staff that included requests for sex acts, contacting and transporting other women with whom they believed Conyers was having affairs, caressing their hands sexually, and rubbing their legs and backs in public. Four people involved with the case verified the documents are authentic.

And the documents also reveal the secret mechanism by which Congress has kept an unknown number of sexual harassment allegations secret: a grinding, closely held process that left the alleged victim feeling, she told BuzzFeed News, that she had no option other than to stay quiet and accept a settlement offered to her…

It was already revealed that in the past 20 years, taxpayers have paid over $17 million is settlement cases involving members of Congress. If this is part of the Swamp mentality that has permeated Washington politics for years, then President Donald Trump is right when says the Swamp needs to be drained and cleaned out.

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