The 57-year-old alleged final yr that Biden attacked her in a Capitol Hill workplace constructing when she was a workers assistant in his workplace.
Biden vehemently denied the declare that he pushed her towards a wall and carried out the assault.
On Monday, Home Speaker Pelosi shared an announcement to commemorate Sexual Assault Consciousness Month, which ends this week.
She wrote: ‘As we shut out Sexual Assault Consciousness Month, we recommit to combating sexual violence & demanding accountability.
Tara Reade (pictured), the previous Senate staffer who claimed Joe Biden sexually assaulted her in 1993, has slammed Nancy Pelosi for claiming Congress ‘stands with survivors’
On Monday, Home Speaker Pelosi shared an announcement to commemorate Sexual Assault Consciousness Month, which ends this week
‘Congress stands with survivors and can honor their power by working to advance a future that’s free from violence & assault for all. #SAAM2021.’
However Reade replied accusing her of making an attempt to silence survivors as a substitute of supporting them and their allegations.
She wrote: ‘Do you actually @SpeakerPelosi stand with survivors?
‘I used to be a former Senate Aide that was sexual assaulted by a member of the Senate who’s now POTUS. I used to be silenced and denied justice by you and the Congress.
‘You Madam Speaker didn’t stand with me. You might be complicit with rape.’
Reade replied accusing her of making an attempt to silence survivors as a substitute of supporting them and their allegations
Throughout final yr’s election, Pelosi backed Biden after Reade’s allegations, saying she was ‘glad’ along with his account.
She instructed CNN on the time: ‘You already know, it is a matter that he has to take care of, however I’m impressed with the individuals who work for him saying that they completely by no means heard one iota of details about this.
‘No person ever introduced forth a declare or had anyone else inform them about such a declare.’
Final month, Reade blasted ‘conceited’ Biden for calling for an investigation into sexual harassment claims made towards Gov. Andrew Cuomo – whereas flatly dismissing the allegations she made towards him.
When discussing the a number of sexual harassment allegations towards Gov. Cuomo throughout an ABC interview, Biden acknowledged: ‘A girl needs to be presumed to be telling the reality and shouldn’t be scapegoated and grow to be victimized by coming ahead. There needs to be an investigation to find out whether or not what she says is true.’
Biden added that Cuomo – with whom he has been buddies for many years – is also criminally prosecuted if an investigation yields proof that the claims are true.
When discussing the sexual harassment allegations towards Gov. Cuomo throughout an ABC interview, Biden acknowledged: ‘A girl needs to be presumed to be telling the reality and shouldn’t be scapegoated’
Cuomo has been accused of sexual harassment by a minimum of eight totally different ladies
Reade mentioned Biden was being hypocritical – as a result of he has by no means mentioned her claims needs to be investigated and he has by no means asserted that she needs to be ‘presumed to be telling the reality’.
‘The trauma I skilled by Biden was very actual,’ Reade instructed Fox News.
‘The very fact he’s calling for an additional official’s investigation and doable prison sanctions for comparable fees is exhibiting the peak of conceitedness about by no means being accountable for his personal.’
Reade additionally vowed that there’ll sooner or later be a ‘reckoning’ and that ‘the reality will prevail’.
Talking with Fox, Reade additionally accused the mainstream media of a cover-up, claiming they did not take her accusations significantly.
‘The alarming deflection and compliance of the media to permit Joe Biden to negate his personal sexual misconduct is predictable however nonetheless surprising as a survivor to be so publicly erased,’ she acknowledged.
Reade’s public resurfacing comes after radio host Charlamagne Tha God claimed it was hypocritical for folks to be calling for Cuomo’s resignation after voting for Joe Biden.
Cuomo has been accused of sexual harassment by a minimum of eight totally different ladies.
Reade is pictured in 1993 – the yr she claims she was sexually assaulted by Biden
Reade was one among a number of ladies who got here ahead in 2019, claiming Biden had touched them inappropriately.
In March final yr, she supplied a brand new allegation, claiming Biden caught his hand down her skirt and penetrated her in a Congressional hallway when she labored for him as an aide in 1993.
Biden denied the claims, and Biden staffers on the time say they’ll recall no such incident.
Reade had beforehand claimed that Biden appreciated her legs and needed her to waitress at a Capitol Hill cocktail occasion whereas she was on workers. Reade additionally complained that he was touchy-feely, placing his palms on her shoulders, neck and hair.
Regardless of the allegations, media networks largely ignored her story and didn’t push for the opening of an investigation.