Pelosi Statement on Congressman John Conyers, Jr.


San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on Congressman John Conyers, Jr.:

“As Members of Congress, we each have a responsibility to uphold the integrity of the House of Representatives and to ensure a climate of dignity and respect, with zero tolerance for harassment, discrimination, bullying or abuse.  As I have said before, any credible allegation of sexual harassment must be investigated by the Ethics Committee.

“In addition, we must pass the Me Too Congress Act sponsored by Congresswoman Jackie Speier and enact other reforms to advance equity in all workplaces in America.”