Politics Kellyanne Conway blasts Hillary Clinton over slow condemnation of Harvey Weinstein

04:30  11 october  2017
04:30  11 october  2017 Source:   Business Insider

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× Kellyanne Conway blasts Hillary Clinton over slow condemnation of Harvey Weinstein . "I was shocked and appalled by the revelations about Harvey Weinstein ," Clinton said. "The behavior described by women coming forward cannot be tolerated.

Kellyanne Conway slammed Hillary Clinton for her slow response to sexual harassment and rape accusations against Hollywood producer and Democratic donor Harvey Weinstein .

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White House counselor Kellyanne Conway took to Twitter on Tuesday afternoon to blast Hillary Clinton over her slow pace to condemn Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual abuses.

"It took Hillary abt 5 minutes to blame NRA for madman's rampage, but 5 days to sorta-kinda blame Harvey Weinstein 4 his sexually assaults," Conway wrote on Twitter.

Her tweet came after Clinton issued a statement addressing Weinstein, a longtime donor to the Clintons and other prominent Democrats.

"I was shocked and appalled by the revelations about Harvey Weinstein," Clinton said. "The behavior described by women coming forward cannot be tolerated. Their courage and the support of others is critical in helping to stop this kind of behavior."

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  Which politicians accepted donations from Harvey Weinstein? The Hollywood producer is accused of sexually harassing women for decades.Weinstein, who is taking a leave of absence from his company after an explosive New York Times story Thursday detailed stories of women accusing him of sexual harassment, quickly became a lightning rod for politicians. By the end of Friday, most Democrats who received contributions from him had pledged to donate funds to charity. Weinstein has donated virtually exclusively to Democrats, according to Federal Elections Commission (FEC) records compiled by CQ Roll Call's Political MoneyLine site and reviewed by CBS News.

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Kellyanne Conway hit back at Hillary Clinton on Twitter Thursday, after Clinton mocked Trump's immigration order being blocked. Fox News Reporter Claims Harvey Weinstein Masturbated in Front of Her0 comments - 6 hours ago.

The Weinstein revelations have been dominating the news cycle since a Thursday report from the New York Times.

After the mass shooting in Las Vegas, Clinton called for Americans to stand up to the National Rifle Association.

"Our grief isn’t enough," Clinton wrote on Twitter the morning after the shooting. "We can and must put politics aside, stand up to the NRA, and work together to try to stop this from happening again."

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