Answers provided to investigators by Simpson, who was forced to resign his $110,000 a year a position after a report indicated he failed to take action to handle the growing atmosphere of sexual harassment in the AG's office, are included in an article in today's Columbus Dispatch:
Later, Simpson was almost Clintonesque in parsing words when asked whether office policy dictated that sexual-harassment complaints be dealt with "immediately."
"There's always a definition of immediately, but, yes," Simpson said in his statement.
He was asked, "Would you call 20-some days immediate, within 20-some days?"
He replied, "Having no experience in that, sir, I don't want to judge that. I don't know.