Karen Kraushaar

Karen Kraushaar is one of the first two women who anonymously accused Herman Cain of sexual harassment while the GOP candidate was with the National Restaurant Association some years ago. The 55-year-old Kraushaar, who serves as a spokeswoman for the Treasury Department, decided to reveal her identity today after another accuser, Sharon Bialek, came out yesterday with sexual assault accusations toward Cain.

“When you are being sexually harassed in the workplace, you are extremely vulnerable,” Kraushaar said. “You do whatever you can to quickly get yourself into a job some place safe, and that is what I thought I had achieved when I left.”

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

 
  Your Reaction?
  REACT WITH GIF
 

    Hot Buzz

    This Boy And His Dog Who Both Have Dwarfism Will Melt Your Heart

    Will Mark Zuckerberg Vote For Peter Thiel Now?

    Now Buzzing