"I think of my daughters and wonder what kind of culture they're inheriting. This type of behavior is beneath us and not who we are. No longer should your taxpayer dollars go to cover up inappropriate behavior by members."
Last year, in the wake of the #MeToo movement, I thought of my daughters and made a vow to make changes in Congress.
I'm proud to say that yesterday the House passed landmark legislation to create new protections for House employees and stop elected officials from using taxpayer dollars to pay settlements.