Allison Donahue: US lawmaker Peter Lucido probed for comments to reporter

Allison Donahue: US lawmaker Peter Lucido probed for comments to reporter


a u.s. lawmaker is facing investigation
for telling a reporter school boys could have a lot of fun with her Allyson
Donahue 22 said she felt humiliated by the comment Michigan State Senator Peter
Lucido made when she went to him for comment on a story his remark was
belittling and it came from a place of power she said Mr Lucido 59 initially
told US media the incident was blown out of proportion and tweeted an apology for
what he called the misunderstanding – State Senate leaders have called for an
investigation into whether his remarks amounted to sexual harassment what is
said to have happened in a report for her newspaper the Michigan advanced MS
Donahue said she was seeking comment from mr. Lucido a Republican about
claims he was a member of a since deleted Facebook group targeting
Michigan’s Democratic governor Gretchen Whitmer members of that group had also
posted messages advocating violence against Democrats and Muslims local
media reported ms donahue wrote that mr. Lucido told her he would speak to her
after honoring a group of students from an all-boys high school who were
standing just behind him as she turned to leave she said that he
told her you should hang around you could have a lot of fun with these boys
are they can have a lot of fun with you MS Donahue added the teenagers burst
into an old boys network type of laughter and I walked away knowing that
I had been the punchline of their locker room talk except it wasn’t the locker
room it was the Senate chamber and this isn’t high school it’s my career what
has mr. Lucido said on Wednesday morning mr. Lucido didn’t dispute the quotes but
told the Detroit Free Press that he didn’t feel he owed miss Donohue an
apology he then tweeted I apologize for the misunderstanding yesterday and for
offending Alison Donahue later the same day he alleged that he was misquoted
telling local broadcaster WDIV TV that he had actually said were going on the
Senate floor to have some fun you’re welcome to join us
what has the response been De La Salle High School whose students were
shadowing mr. Lucido at the time of the incident issued a statement distancing
itself from the Senators comments school officials had met the boys who
were present to discuss the improper nature of this situation the statement
meanwhile Michigan State Senate leaders Mike Shirkey a Republican and Jim Anna
Nick a Democrat asked the Senate business office to investigate mr. lucid
OHS comments sexual harassment has no place in the Michigan Senate they wrote
in a joint statement we take these allegations seriously and trust that you
will take appropriate action to resolve this matter mr. Annan ik also told The
Associated Press that mr. lucid OHS comments and his apology were disgusting
when his statement his apology was basically saying was I’m sorry you
realize I’m a jerk and I’m a creep mr. Annan ik said leaders in this state
whether they’re men are women they don’t act like this

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One thought on “Allison Donahue: US lawmaker Peter Lucido probed for comments to reporter”

  • Peter Lucido is a terrible man. Peter Lucido does not even support the basic Sunshine Laws in Michigan, such as the Open Meetings Act or the Freedom of Information Act. Hopefully voters remember these facts about Lucido the next time his name is on a ballot.

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