Senior adviser to head of PA Democratic Party steps down after controversial #MeToo comments
A senior adviser to the head of the Pennsylvania Democratic Party has resigned after making comments on the #metoo movement that generated an outcry.
Valerie Kean Staab, one of a handful of advisers working for Marcel L. Groen, posted the comments on Facebook earlier this week, according to a Philly.com report.
“These omg he touched my ass bulls— has to stop,” Staab wrote on her Facebook page. “If your [sic] sexually assaulted Call the police. If someone touched your ass go get counseling. I have personally watch [sic] women over and over sexually harass men. They just move on.”
In another Facebook missive, Staab wrote: “You have true victims of violence. Then you have ‘I don’t like the way he touched me,’ it’s getting to be a witch-hunt.”