Norton, Speier, Lawrence Urge Colleagues To Require Sexual Harassment Training For Members And Staff
Norton, Speier, Lawrence Urge Colleagues to Require Sexual Harassment Training for Members and Staff
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC), Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA), and Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence (D-MI) today sent a “Dear Colleague” letter to Members of the House of Representatives urging them to adopt mandatory sexual harassment training for their offices, already required for federal agencies. Norton, Lawrence, and Speier have each introduced bills to address the issue of sexual harassment in Congress.
In their letter, the Members wrote, “We must lead by example in our own offices by instituting mandatory sexual harassment prevention and response training now. Our staff works incredibly hard each day, and they deserve to have …