Why Mazie Hirono’s Sexual Assault Question is Unhealthy

When questioning Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, Hawaii Sen. Mazie Hirono asked, “Since you become a legal adult, have you made unwanted requests for sexual favors, or committed any verbal or harassment or assault of a sexual nature.” This is nothing new for Hirono, but given that nobody watches congressional hearings on a normal day, it stood out as a question out of left field…