BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - US Sen. John Kennedy is calling on Louisiana Secretary of State Tom Schedler to resign after sexual emails were released from him to a former employee, through his state account.
Kennedy released the following statement:
The emails were published by The Advocate and show Schedler crossing the line and abusing his position, according to Kennedy.
Schedler is facing a sexual harassment lawsuit. A woman accused him of punishing her when she challenged him at work. A spokeswoman for the office, on the other hand, said the sexual relationship was consensual.
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Schedler is not running for re-election next year.