[Ed. – Tara Reade, for those will missed the story, is a former Biden staffer who accused the presumptive Democratic nominee of sexual assault.]
Krystal Ball, host of The Hill’s “Rising,” landed the first on-camera interview with Tara Reade, a former staffer in Joe Biden’s Senate office who says the former senator sexually assaulted her in the 1990s.
“Tara says she tried to get her story out in other ways too,” Krystal Ball reports. “She went to Elizabeth Warren’s office and Kamala Harris as well. She got nothing back from Harris and a standard form letter from Warren. Two women who heavily ran on their gender and what their election would represent for women.”
“Tara wasn’t exactly hard to find. … I reached out to her on Twitter and heard back in minutes,” she said. …
“If a claim like this had been made against Bernie Sanders, or even Donald Trump, or another media villain like Edward Snowden, do you think the accuser would have any trouble getting press?