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More than a dozen state lawmakers accused of sexual misconduct are running for office today. Will they win?

Nov 06, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

When Candace Faber accused a prominent state lawmaker of raping her, she had no idea his name would be on a ballot a month later.

In late September, Faber watched as politicians criticized Christine Blasey Ford for waiting decades to come forward with her allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh. Tired of staying silent, Faber decided to tell her own story, naming Washington state Sen. Joe Fain (R) as the man she says raped her in a hotel room in Washington, D.C. in 20...