“I have never acted inappropriately with anyone, period…These accusations that were revealed yesterday simply did not happen.”

That was Herman Cain today, denying allegations by Sharon Bialek that he had sexually harassed her. Bialek is one of several woman to make that charge but the first to do so publicly.

Story from USA Today here.

The latest polls show Cain in a dead heat with Mitt Romney in his bid to become the GOP presidential nominee.

Here’s the video of Cain’s press conference:


Jon Brooks

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