#MeToo CA Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia Accused of Sexual Harassment

canadafreepress.com | 2/9/2018 | Katy Grimes
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Thursday it was revealed that the #MeToo Movement may be compromised by one of its leaders, Democrat Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, after new sexual harassment allegations against her surfaced.

Politico reported:

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California Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia—whose high-profile advocacy of the #MeToo movement earned her national media notice—is herself the subject of a state legislative investigation in the wake of a report that she sexually harassed and groped a former legislative staffer.

And a lobbyist, allegedly accused Garcia of attempting to grab his crotch.

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Garcia became a prominent member of the #WeSaidEnough group of hundreds of State Capitol women who signed a letter protesting harassment—by men. Garcia even told the New York Times that she had been the repeated victim of sexual harassment by men in the Capitol while a legislator.

But look at this headline from the Sacramento Bee:

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Assemblywoman leading #MeToo movement at California Capitol accused of sexual misconduct.

Politico’s headline was much the same:

Misconduct

“Misconduct?”

Daniel Fierro “said she (Garcia) cornered him alone after the annual Assembly softball game in Sacramento as he attempted to clean up the dugout. Fierro, who said Garcia appeared inebriated, said she began stroking his back, then squeezed his buttocks and attempted to touch his crotch before he extricated himself...
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