Schumer aide dismissed last year over 'inappropriate encounters'

TheHill | 2/1/2019 | Tal Axelrod
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Sen. Charles Schumer’s (D-N.Y.) longtime communications director Matt House was pushed out late last year after it was revealed he was having "inappropriate encounters" with junior staffers.

“Upon learning that he had inappropriate encounters within the office and that it was making some staff uncomfortable, he was asked to leave,” a Schumer spokesperson confirmed to The Hill on Friday.

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The Huffington Post was the first to report on the circumstances surrounding House's departure.

House’s nearly six-year tenure working as a top aide for the Senate minority leader had been praised as an effective one, though many were surprised in November when he left Schumer’s staff without a high-profile job lined up.

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