Representative Blake Farenthold, the subject of an ethics investigation, set the tone for off-color jokes and inappropriate banter, legal documents and interviews with former aides suggest.
Well, now a Republican Congresswoman has asked for the lovely and charming Blake Farenthold to step down. Rep. Mia Love (R-Utah) wants Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Texas) to resign from Congress after it was discovered that he used $84,000...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Ethics Committee said Thursday it is expanding its investigation into sexual harassment allegations against Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas.
Rachel Maddow reports on a spate of ethics scandals by members of Congress including Al Franken, John Conyers, Blake Farenthold, and Trent Franks, and one...
The Texas congressman is accused of settling with the woman he fired using a taxpayer-funding account.
Farenthold, a Texas Republican, reportedly settled a sexual harassment claim with taxpayer money.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House Ethics Committee says it is expanding an investigation into sexual harassment allegations against Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas. The committee said it will investigate whether Farenthold sexually harassed a former member of his staff and retaliated against her for complaining. Show More Summary
What would Rep. Blake Farenthold's (R-Texas) political standing -- and prospects -- would look like right now if he were a Democrat?
Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-TX) told KRIS-TV that he’s going to pay back the money taxpayers spent settling a lawsuit filed against his office by a former employee. The four-term congressmen said “he was not given a choice in whether to [...]
DISCLAIMER: This is fake news, as we are sure Blake Farenthold (R-Ducky Pajamas) would never part with his beloved ducky pajamas.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas is promising to pay back taxpayer money used to settle a sexual harassment claim brought by his former spokeswoman. The four-term congressman told KRIS-TV in CorpusShow More Summary
Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Texas), who was unmasked Friday as the only congressman to use funds from the now infamous Congressional Office of Compliance to settle a sexual harassment claim, once asked in a tweet, “Why do terrorists hate airplanes?
Rep. Blake Farenthold appears to be the only congressman to use funds from an oversight office to settle a sex harassment claim.
Rep. Barbara Comstock (R-VA) has called on Texas Rep. Blake Farenthold (R) to step down from his House of Representatives seat and return the $84,000 in taxpayer money he paid to hush up a sex harassment scandal. According to a Saturday report from Politico, the question of whether Tea Party...
Politico on Friday identified Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Texas) as the congressman who used $84,000 in taxpayer funds to settle a sexual harassment claim.
Congress’ sexual harassment woes worsened this week with a Politico report that names Texas Rep. Blake Farenthold as the one member of the House of Representatives who, in the past five years, used taxpayer dollars from an Office of Compliance account to settle a sexual harassment case against his office. Show More Summary
Blake Farenthold — a Republican congressman of the House of Representatives of the United States who represents his constituents in the 27th district of Texas and has done so since 2011 — reportedly used $84,000.00 in taxpayer moneyShow More Summary
Politico reports: Rep. Blake Farenthold used taxpayer money to settle a sexual harassment claim brought by his former spokesman — the only known sitting member of Congress to have used a little-known congressional account to pay an accuser, sources told POLITICO. Show More Summary
The 2015 settlement was reached by U.S. Rep. Blake Farenthold, R-Texas, and a former aide.
Texas congressman Blake Farenthold was accused of harassing a former staffer in 2014.