Congressman Blake Farenthold's Office Sued for Sexual Harassment
This is a man (see above: guy on right in duck pajamas) who is representing Texas in the halls of Congress. A former staffer in the congressional office of Representative Blake Farenthold filed suit against his office alleging she was illegally fired after complaining about sexual harassment.
In her complaint, Farenthold's former staffer alleges:
"[Farenthold's exeuctive assistant] informed Plaintiff that Farenthold had admitted to being attracted to Plaintiff and to having “sexual fantasies” and “wet dreams” about Plaintiff... Farenthold regularly made comments designed to gauge whether Plaintiff was interested in a sexual relationship. For example, in addition to the comments specifically mentioned, above, Farenthold would compliment Plaintiff’s appearance, or comment on her wardrobe, and then joke that he hoped his compliments did not constitute sexual harassment."