Rubio Fires Chief Of Staff For Improper Relations With Lower Level Employees

Jan 29, 2018
Originally published on January 28, 2018 9:20 pm

As the nation grapples with a wake-up call on workplace sexual harassment and assault, Senator Marco Rubio, the most prominent figure in Florida politics, abruptly fired his top staffer.

But Clint Reed’s dismissal shortly before midnight Saturday is largely a mystery.

A four-paragraph statement issued by Rubio mostly served to absolve the Florida Republican for any potential political fallout, and the misdeeds of a man who was earning more than $165,000 a year in taxpayer funds are largely unknown.

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