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    Madigan Releases List of Harassment, Discrimination Complaints

    Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan released a list of nine complaints that include harassment or discrimination over the past 5 years inside his office. Patrick Fazio reports. (Published Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018)

    A nonpartisan panel of female lawmakers formed in the wake of sexual harassment allegations in Springfield released its first report Wednesday, with recommendations for campaigns and candidates to adopt as Illinois' political system continues to navigate the #MeToo era.

    The Anti-Harassment, Equality and Access (AHEA) Panel sent its report to "Democratic, Green, Libertarian, and Republican party leaders at the state and county level as well as all statewide and state-level campaigns registered with the State Board of Elections," the organization said in a statement.

    The full report, recommending things like providing anti-harassment training and promoting more women into leadership roles, is below: 

    The panel also released a model anti-harassment policy for campaigns, which can be found here: 

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