“Harassment is not tolerated in the organization in any way, shape or form, and if employees do feel harassed we encourage them to seek ways of redress,” said Ayers, adding that the agency was also, for the first time, conducting an “employee climate survey” to determine what issues, if any, staffers are facing within the AOC workplace.
Correction: Feb. 10, 2012
An earlier version of this article misstated who would be relocated to temporary office suites in the Ford House Office Building. Support staff will be relocated.
Vice President Joe Biden waits to conduct a mock swearing-in ceremony with Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, in the Capitol's Old Senate Chamber, December 2, 2014. Schatz was sworn in to serve the remainder of his term since he was appointed to the seat after Sen. Daniel Inouye, D-Hawaii, passed away.