Robert “Bobby” Scott is the U.S. Representative for Virginia’s 3rd congressional district (Norfolk, Hampton, Newport News), serving since 1993.
In December 2017, a former staffer accused Scott of sexual harassment. The woman alleged that he made inappropriate comments and touched her on the leg and back. Scott denied the allegations.
- Former staffer accuses Virginia Rep. Bobby Scott of sexual harassment, Scott 'absolutely' denies claim (Richmond Times-Dispatch)
- Rep. Scott denies sexual misconduct allegation (POLITICO)