Becoming the latest in a list of prominent men stepping down from powerful positions amid sexual misconduct claims, the Texas Republican says he won't seek re-election next year.
Members say the way the party is handling the sexual misconduct issue will give it a valuable weapon in next year’s congressional elections.
Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona says he will step down next month because he talked about surrogacy with two female staffers.
The longest-serving member of the House steps down after his support among fellow Democrats collapsed following misconduct accusations.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi terms the accusations against Michigan Rep. John Conyers "very credible" and says he should step down after decades on Capitol Hill.
The 88-year-old Michigan congressman, under investigation on sexual harassment allegations, still fiercely denies acting inappropriately during his long tenure in Washington.
Powerful men with long histories of harassment or assault allegations are finally being held accountable—except for one.
The 88-year-old Michigan Democrat, under investigation by the House Ethics Committee, is denying allegations of sexual misconduct.
The GOP leadership should be called out on its hypocrisy in believing Roy Moore's accusers—but not President Trump’s.