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$300k to settle sex discrimination suits against Congress<
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WASHINGTON (AP) - The Treasury Department has paid out almost $300,000 in taxpayer funds to settle claims brought against congressional offices since 2003, including claims of sexual harassment and sex discrimination.
The Committee on House Administration on Friday released a list of settlements stemming from claims against member's offices between 2003 and 2007. They include three cases involving ...