Rep. Blake Farenthold, at a committee hearing Dec. 13, 2017. The Texas Republican won’t seek re-election next year after sexual misconduct allegations surfaced. In 2014, his former communications director Lauren Greene sued, and Farenthold used taxpayer money to pay an $84,000 settlement.
Rep. Blake Farenthold, at a committee hearing Dec. 13, 2017. The Texas Republican won’t seek re-election next year after sexual misconduct allegations surfaced. In 2014, his former communications director Lauren Greene sued, and Farenthold used taxpayer money to pay an $84,000 settlement. Andrew Harnik AP
Rep. Blake Farenthold, at a committee hearing Dec. 13, 2017. The Texas Republican won’t seek re-election next year after sexual misconduct allegations surfaced. In 2014, his former communications director Lauren Greene sued, and Farenthold used taxpayer money to pay an $84,000 settlement. Andrew Harnik AP

All these secret court settlements are a giant scourge on society

December 17, 2017 10:50 PM