December 4, 2017      12:27 PM
KRIS TV in Corpus: Farenthold to reimburse taxpayers for sexual harassment lawsuit settlement
Rep. Farenthold says "I didn't do anything wrong"
Rep. Blake Farenthold
says he's going to pay back the money taxpayers spent settling a lawsuit filed
against his office by a former employee.
four-term Congressmen tells 6 Investigates he was not given a
choice in whether to spend his own money, or the taxpayers', when handling the
suit in which former employee Lauren
Greene alleged the Congressman, and key staff members, created a hostile work
environment and then, retaliated against her when she complained.
Greene lawsuit paralleled an investigation by the bi-partisan House
Ethics Committee, which unanimously cleared Farenthold
of any wrongdoing.”