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Blake Farenthold Won’t Repay $84,000 Taxpayer Money Used in Sexual Harassment Settlement

HeadlineMay 16, 2018
H9 farenthold used public money to settle sexual harassment suit

Former Texas Republican Congressmember Blake Farenthold says he will not pay taxpayers back after he used $84,000 of public money to settle a 2014 sexual harassment lawsuit with his former communications director, Lauren Greene. Greene says Farenthold “blackballed” her from politics when she accused him of sexual harassment, gender discrimination and creating a hostile work environment.

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