"I was shocked and appalled by the revelations about Harvey Weinstein", it read. "The behavior described by the women coming forward can not be tolerated". "Their courage and support of others is critical in helping to stop this kind of behavior".
In an interview with CNN on Tuesday, Clinton's running mate, Sen. As for Obama and his post-White House team, however, no official statement or comment has yet to be publicized. He has been a longtime ally of the political family, and the Clintons rented a home next to Weinstein in the Hamptons in 2015.
"Well, the campaign is over", Kaine replied. If your best friend commits a series of indefensible acts, you don't get a pass from condemning that behavior because you have known each other for a long time.
"These allegations are low-life behavior". I think a number of folks who he has given money to in this campaign cycle are returning those funds. "They have embraced him", McDaniel added.
Representatives for the former secretary of state and former President Bill Clinton had previously not responded to requests for comment about Weinstein, whose ties to the Clintons go back years, from the Clinton presidency to the former first lady's successful campaign for Senate. I'm a US senator and I'm telling you that sexual harassment is unacceptable.
Hillary Clinton speaks out against sexual harassment, often.
During her remarks, Clinton also addressed the Las Vegas shooting and called for gun control.
Patti Solis Doyle, who was Clinton's campaign manager in 2007, praised her former boss's record, but said her silence so far has been disappointing.
Weinstein has always been a Clinton donor with ties to the political family.
Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has given the three biggest names in Democratic politics more than $75,000 directly since the mid-1990s.
A high-profile donor in the Democratic Party, Weinstein has contributed more $20,000 to Clinton's campaigns since she ran for U.S. Senate in NY in 1999, according to the Center for Responsive Politics.