February 3, 2018
Rep. Don Shooter tells his Arizona legislative colleagues Thursday that while he has “done stupid things” in the past that they should allow him to remain a member of the House. They did not agree, voting 56-3 for expulsion. (Capitol Media Services/Howard Fischer)
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AZ’s Shooter 1st ousted, 15th nationally
An Arizona lawmaker who allegedly repeatedly harassed women has become the first since the swell of the #MeToo movement to get kicked out of office by colleagues but likely will not be the last to face repercussions amid intensifying scrutiny of sexual misconduct in state legislatures.