Second victim goes public as Cain remains in denial

Second victim goes public as Cain remains in denial

A second former employee of the National Restaurant Association went public today, confirming sexual harassment by GOP presidential contender Herman Cain when he served as head of the trade association in the 1990s. Karen Kraushaar, now a spokeswoman for the Treasury Department, worked in the communications department and said she was a victim of Cain’s […]

Cain attempts to smear reputation of accuser

Cain attempts to smear reputation of accuser

GOP Presidential contender Herman Cain, his campaign stalled by mounting allegations of sexual harassment, turned to an old political ploy Tuesday — attacking his accuser with smears and charges that she is a chronic lawsuit filer with a history of financial problems. “The fact is that Ms. Bialek has had a long and troubled history, […]

‘Herman Cain reached for my genitals’

‘Herman Cain reached for my genitals’

A fourth former employee of the National Restaurant Association has come forward — this time publicly — to offer details of GOP presidential contender Herman Cain‘s pattern of sexual harassment during his tenure as head of the National Restaurant Association in the 1990s. Sharon Bialek says Cain wanted sex in exchange for helping her find […]

Sexual harassment charges start to hurt Cain in polls

Sexual harassment charges start to hurt Cain in polls

Sexual harassment claims from the past and a history of harassment of women are taking their toll on the once-rising campaign of Presidential contender Herman Cain. A new poll from Reuters shows Cain’s support dropping five percent since the charges surfaced a week ago.  The poll also shows most of those surveyed believe the reports […]

Sexual harassment is part of life in schools

Sexual harassment is part of life in schools

At least 48 percent of school students in grades 7-12 are sexually-harassed in school, a new national survey released by the American Association of University Women says. The report, released Monday, says sexual harassment is “pervasive” in American schools and starts as early as the seventh grade. The harassment comes in many forms: in person, […]

Another day, another sexual harassment claim against Cain

Another day, another sexual harassment claim against Cain

A sexual harassment tsunami is threatening to swamp the Herman Cain campaign ship as a third worker at the National Restaurant Association is claiming the GOP presidential contender displayed aggressive and inappropriate behavior towards her while Cain served as president of the trade association. The employee contacted The Associated Press Wednesday with her story and […]

Cain has long history of sexual harassment

Cain has long history of sexual harassment

GOP Presidential contender Herman Cain has a long and sordid history of sexually-harassing women — a record that began well before his tenure as president of the National Restaurant Association and one that continued long after he left. “He’s a lecherous man who sees women as sexual objects,” one former staff member of the restaurant […]

GOP insiders feel the pain of Cain

GOP insiders feel the pain of Cain

Republican presidential insiders continue to watch former Godfathers Pizza CEO Herman Cain while waiting and hoping he will self-destruct like other flash-in-the-pan GOP presidential contenders. How, the wonder, can a man with limited political experience, an ethically-challenged campaign chairman and constantly shifting positions even be in contention for the nomination. But it has been that […]

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