قالب وردپرس درنا توس
Home https://server7.kproxy.com/servlet/redirect.srv/sruj/smyrwpoii/p2/ US https://server7.kproxy.com/servlet/redirect.srv/sruj/smyrwpoii/p2/ Biden does not recall the alleged close encounter with the former Nevada assemblywoman

Biden does not recall the alleged close encounter with the former Nevada assemblywoman



Breaking News Emails

Get breaking news alerts and special reports.

By Dennis Romero

Former Vice President Joe Biden said Friday that he had

Lucy Flores wrote the meeting for New York Magazine's Cut blog Friday, saying Biden had placed his hands on her shoulders and then kissed the back of her head as the two expected their turn together on stage during a rally for Democrats running for office

Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor and current Nevada Assemblywoman Lucy Flores, D-Las Vegas, from left, introduces Vice President Joe Biden at a rally at a Union Hall in Las Vegas, Nevada on Nov. 1, 2014. Ethan Miller / Getty Images file

"Why is the vice president of the United States touching me?" she wrote of the situation.

"He leaned further in and inhaled my hair," Flores wrote. I was embarrassed, I was confused, and I was confused. "

Flores (19659007) "I felt powerless to do anything about it," wrote Flores, who has since co-founded a Latina advocacy group, Luz Collective

"Even if his behavior was not violent or sexual, it was demeaning and disrespectful," she wrote

Biden is expected to announce in coming weeks whether he will run for president in 2020 . [19659907] A spokesperson for the former vice president said in a statement Friday that such allegations should be taken seriously but that Biden does not remember the incident