This is the 24th installment in the list of Republican sexual predators, abusers, and enablers who contribute to rape culture. These are people who abused their power or defended abuse of power, not folks caught in consensual scandals such as being gay, having an affair, or soliciting adult prostitutes.
576 Republican Mayor Domini Foppoli of Windsor, CA has been accused of sexual assault by four women, In some ways, this story about serial rape reads like a stye feature.
577 Eric Lipman, General Counsel for the Florida Elections Commission and registered Republican. Child Pornography.
578 Insurrectionist Ricky Williams has been arrested for child pornography. His daughter stole Pelosi’s laptop.
579 Gary Caplinger, Mayor Pro Tem and City Council member for Allen, TX arrested for child pornography.
580 Martin (Marty) Peterson, former Idaho State Budget Director, received a suspended sentence and 10 years probation for child pornography involving 6000 images.
581 Missouri GOP supported Roeber #570 rather than risk losing a seat to a Democrat.
582 Missouri Republican Party director Jean Evans needs special attention for diminishing child rape “People do strange things when they’re grieving.”
583 Idaho Rep. Aaron von Ehlinger, Republican, accused by several women of sexual harassment, accused of rape by 19-year-old intern.
584 Idaho Republicans supportive of von Ehlinger have released the victim’s name and accused her of lying. Rep. Priscilla Giddings even sent out a newsletter to constituents.
585 Rodney Wren, Mike Pompeo’s former speechwriter, candidate for Wichita City Council, failed Republican primary candidate for Kansas State House, arrested for “unlawful sexual relations with a former student” - a minor
586 Former Republican Lt. Governor David Dewhurst of Texas arrested for domestic violence.
- 587 Kansas state Rep. Mark Samsel ranted about masturbation, sex, and one of his student’s genitals. He kneed the student in the crotch in class and suggested girls in the class check his balls, a physical assault for which he was arrested.
- 588 T. Elliott Welch, anti-gay, anti-COVID lockdown, rightwing conservative pastor has resigned after his arrest for child pornography that makes this tweet sick-making.
- 589 US House candidate Anthony Bouchard impregnated a 14-year-old girl. He was 18. He married her. She killed herself. This is a tragedy for everyone, but a 4-year difference is too much at that age. She was only 14.
- 590 Conservative Evangelical pastor Mack Charles Andrews raped and tortured multiple children, including one girl he raped on her father’s grave when she was nine. Released after serving only 5 years. This link has fewer of the horrible details in the first.
- 591 Trump Commerce Dept official Adam Hageman - child pornography
- 592 PA Republican Schuykill County Commissioner George Halcovage - sexual harassment
- 593 NH Republican Rep. Kyle Tasker pled guilty to sexual solicitation from a 14-year-old girl
- 594 Chad Perkins, a Missouri Republican state representative, abused his power as a cop to solicit sexual favors from a drunk teenager when she was in his custody.
- 595 Insurrectionist Ryan Samsel Has a history of violence and sexual assault
- 596 Athens, TX Mayor James Montgomery, who credited his 2017 victory to being the most conservative candidate, was arrested during a sting operation for online solicitation of a minor
- 597 Consensual adult sex is not included, but this intern said it was consensual though she “felt pressured into it.” Brian Bosma, long-time GOP Speaker of Indiana House was accused of affair in 1992. The accusation came in 2018
- 598 Rep Rocky Miller of Illinois was ordered to attend sexual harassment training after making up false allegations of an affair about a state House employee.
- 599 WV state Rep. Danny Hamrick’s consensual affair is included because it was with a legislative intern, a clear violation of sexual harassment policies and good ethics. It makes consensual iffy
- 600 Insurrectionist Sean McHugh, who on ⅙ accused Capitol Police of protecting pedophiles, was convicted of raping a 14-year-old girl. 240 days in jail? SMH