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Dec 1, 2017

Updated Data on Harassment in the Congressional Workplace

As part of the Committee's extensive review, Chairman Harper requested additional information on the statistics of settlements and awards from the Office of Compliance

Nov 24, 2017

House to Consider Resolution Mandating Anti-Harassment, Anti-Discrimination Training Requirements

Committee on House Administration to hold next hearing examining Congressional Accountability Act on December 7

Nov 14, 2017

Preventing Sexual Harassment in the Congressional Workplace

Chairman Harper said: Today’s hearing was the very first step in our extensive review of the resources available to assist our Members and staff in regard to sexual harassment awareness and reporting. This is not a partisan issue. We are committed to creating a secure and safe workplace for our Members, their staff, and everyone employed by Congress.

Nov 3, 2017

Committee on House Administration to Hold Hearing Reviewing House’s Sexual Harassment Awareness Training

Chairman Harper announced his intention to hold a hearing as part of the Committee’s review of the U.S. House of Representatives’ existing training, policies, and mechanisms in place to guard against and report sexual harassment.

Oct 25, 2017

Maintaining Accurate Voter Registration Lists Benefits All

The Committee held a hearing to discuss the status of voter registration list maintenance conducted by states.

Jun 29, 2017

Chairman Harper: House Receives Clean Opinion in FY2016 Financial Audit

In 1999, the House received the first-ever clean financial audit on the previous year’s operations, a trend which has continued for 19 consecutive years

Jun 27, 2017

Chairman Harper: The Safety and Security of Everyone is Our Highest Priority

House passed H.Res.411, a resolution providing additional funds to the Members’ Representational Allowance

Jun 14, 2017

Harper Statement on the Shooting at this Morning’s Congressional Baseball Practice

Thankful for the swift actions taken by the U.S. Capitol Police officers who were present