Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty is facing calls for her resignation after admitting to keeping her chief of staff on after he threatened another staff member.
The details of the events reported by The Washington Post and Hearst Connecticut media troubled some of Esty’s closest allies, like Senator Richard Blumenthal.
“I’m deeply disappointed. I’m just learning the facts. I need to know more,” Blumenthal said.
Esty, according to reports, was informed that in 2016, her then Chief of Staff Tony Baker threatened to kill his ex-girlfriend Anna Kain, who also worked in Esty’s office, through voicemail, after calling her more than 50 times.
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