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Kansas Democrat Andrea Ramsey quits congressional race

Amid sexual harassment allegations

(CNN) - (CNN) Democrat Andrea Ramsey announced Friday morning she would be dropping out of the race to fill a competitive House of Representative seat in Kansas amid news of a 2005 lawsuit that accused her of sexual harassment. 

Ramsey first made the announcement on Facebook that she would be quitting the race. 

She was accused in the lawsuit of sexually harassing and then retaliating against a male who said he had rejected Ramsey. 

The case was dismissed in 2006. 

 


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