Vito Lopez

A Sticky Situation

NY Dem will resign from state assembly, continue running for city council

New York Democratic Assemblyman Vito Lopez, who has been accused by multiple women of sexual harassment, wrote in a statement that he will resign his position at the end of the legislative term but continue his campaign for city council, the New York Times reports.

Roofies, Assaults, and Resignations (Oh My!)

Democratic politicians have experience waging war on women

The Democratic Party has repeatedly claimed that the GOP is waging a “war on women”—but given their party’s own troubles with the fairer sex, it’s fair to ask whether they are engaged in a battle of their own.

Brooklyn Dem gets handsy

A prominent Brooklyn Democrat Vito Lopez has been censured, stripped of his committee posts, and barred from employing young people after his colleagues determined he sexually harassed two female employees, the New York Times reports.