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Statement from Speaker Madigan Re: Inappropriate Behavior By a Volunteer

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CHICAGO –(ENEWSPF)—February 19, 2018

By: Jon Maxson  [email protected]

Speaker Michael J. Madigan issued the following statement today:

“Last week I was advised of inappropriate behavior by a volunteer toward a candidate and staff during the 2016 election. I quickly made sure the individual had no participation in any activities my committees are involved in. I offered to refer the matter to outside counsel and that offer was declined. The complainant and I met with the individual and the complainant assured me that the situation had been appropriately resolved. The individual will no longer be involved with any activities of my political committees. I reaffirm my commitment to change the culture. I do not tolerate inappropriate behavior or abuse of any kind and remain committed to ensuring all individuals can do their work without fear of harassment, abuse, or retaliation.”

Source: Office of IL Speaker Madigan

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