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the second woman has claimed former vice president Joe Biden touched her inappropriately prompting new scrutiny of the potential democratic presidential front runner Amy lap boasts a former aide to congressman Jim Himes of Connecticut told the Hartford current the alleged incident happened at a political fund raiser for Himes in Greenwich in two thousand nine lap was told the paper quote it wasn't sexual but he did grab me by the head he put his hand around my neck and pulled me in to rub noses with me when he was pulling me in I thought he was going to kiss me on the mouth her claims come days after former Nevada state legislator alleged by and made her uncomfortable at a campaign event in twenty fourteen is that smelled my hair and then he planted he leaned in further implanted the slow kiss on the top of my head Biden said he does not recall the incident and over the weekend released a statement that quote in my many years on the campaign trail and in public life I have offered countless handshakes hugs expressions of affection support and comfort and not once never did I believe I acted inappropriately if it is suggested I did so I will listen respectfully but it was never my intention the allegations have prompted some to take a second look at this incident in twenty fifteen showing the vice president appearing to touch and smell Stephanie Carter the wife of defense secretary ash Carter Stephanie Carter defended by Dan in a post on medium dot com Monday saying he was offering his support after she had fallen earlier that day , Biden has not yet said whether he will run for president in twenty twenty it would be his third bid his long record in public office now viewed through the lens of the ME two movements fresher let me explain what the procedure will be key to that record as Biden's role chairing the nineteen ninety one Senate confirmation hearings for Supreme Court justice Clarence Thomas who was accused of harassing law professor Anita hill the all white all male panel questioned hill's credibility on camera in a sometimes adversarial manner reputation was attacked , I wish I could have done something I oppose Clarence Thomas nomination Biden in March said he was sorry for the way he handled the confirmation hearing nearly thirty years ago if buying clinches the nomination he will be running against a Republican accused by more than twenty women of touching and kissing them inappropriately and who bragged on tape about grabbing women's genitals Donald Trump has denied the allegations