Listen: Senator Martha Mcsally, MC Sally And Assault discussed on Fresh Air
"Of policy issues that we want to address the democratic caucus, and we will be back on point first thing tomorrow, that's democratic congresswoman Karen bass of California chair of the Congressional Black. Caucus. Thank you for speaking with us. Thank you. Something extraordinary happened yesterday at a Senate hearing on sexual assault in the military. One of the survivors who spoke out was a Senator is preyed upon and then raped by a superior officer. That was Senator Martha mcsally as NPR's quil Lawrence. Reports MC Sally is pushing military leaders to change a culture that has struggled with this problem for years. Arizona Republican Martha mcsally has been called an air force legend first woman to flying combat first woman to command a combat squadron. And then a voice in congress promoting women in uniform. She stunned a panel of witnesses, including rape survivors, when she told her own story. So like you I am also a military sexual assault survivor. But unlike so many brave survivors, I didn't report being sexually assaulted."