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Ohio Legislature: Women and Press Tally

ohio legislature: The first-time candidate, a Democrat, said she was motivated in part to run because Trump has escaped consequences for the harassment alleged by her and other women, according to CTV. I think my voice should have been heard then, and I'll still fight for it to be heard now, she said. The 35-year-old university administrator launched a campaign this week for a seat in the Ohio Legislature. Crooks is one of 14 women who have accused the Republican president of inappropriate behaviour in the past, allegations Trump has denied. An Associated Press tally shows 15 state lawmakers across the country have left office since the start of 2017 after being accused of sexual misconduct. Her candidacy comes as women are speaking up about harassment in the workplace through the . MeToo movement and as state legislatures across the U.S. take steps to strengthen their own harassment policies. ( As reported in the news.