Will probably be a somber occasion.
A bunch of feminine Democrats are planning to put on all black to President Trump’s first State of the Union deal with in a present of solidarity with victims of sexual harassment, a congressional staffer confirmed to the Every day Information Tuesday night.
Trump, who has been accused of sexually harassing or assaulting practically two dozen ladies, will maintain the deal with on Jan. 30 — his first to a full session of Congress since this previous February.
It was not instantly clear what number of lawmakers plan to take part within the all-black clothes stunt, which mirrors different latest public shows of solidarity.
At Sunday’s Golden Globes gala, scores of celebrities wore black and donned “Time’s Up” pins to unfold consciousness in regards to the authorized protection fund by the identical identify. The fund seeks to assist lower-income ladies looking for justice for sexual harassment within the office.
Amid the ballooning sexual harassment scandal enveloping the nation, Democrats have questioned why the person within the Oval Workplace hasn’t confronted scrutiny over the quite a few accusations of sexual misconduct towards him.