Women who don’t like President Trump are leading a blue wave in Northern Virginia that’s poised to strip a Republican champion of the #MeToo movement of her seat, and hand it to a Democrat.
Two-term Republican Rep. Barbara Comstock should have a lock on the female vote in her white-collar district. Late last year, Comstock joined forces with a Democrat, Rep. Jackie Speier of California, to call out House lawmakers for sexual harassment against women.
And just a few months ago, they teamed up again to propose a bill making it a crime for federal law enforcement officers to claim a prisoner in their charge consented to a sexual encounter.
But instead, women are flocking to her opponent, Jennifer Wexton, even though the two represent more moderate views within their own parties.
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