Democrats believe demographics and the fall electorate favor them in many races across the country, but some of their most critical voters—Latinos— are also among the hardest to reach, and have been devastated by the coronavirus crisis.
"We knew from the people who had the photos ... that there were hundreds more images and text messages that were out there that I had no idea what they could be, or how they could be taken out of context," Hill said.
Hill wrote that it was her own decision to step down following the scandal involving nude photos of her that were published without her consent.
The former congresswoman said she would continue to speak publicly about issues that are important for her despite prior attempts from the right-wing media to "silence" her.
The host of 'The Young Turks,' Cenk Uygur, filed to run for California's 25th congressional district—which was vacated by former Congresswoman Katie Hill—on the day after he endorsed Bernie Sanders.
Just three weeks after Katie Hill's "revenge porn" photos were posted, Minnesota state senator Scott Dibble says he's a victim of the same crime.
The California Democrat also pointed at the double standards of her departure while Trump remained in office despite being accused of sexual assault.
Richard Painter, a chief ethics lawyer under former President George W. Bush, labelled intentions of George Papadopoulos to become a congressman "ridiculous."
Jennifer Van Laar broke the story which led to former Representative Katie Hill resigning chose not to reveal her previous work with Hill's former opponents, including one where she acted as campaign manager.
Former Trump adviser, George Papadopoulos, tweeted Wednesday that he is considering a run for Katie Hill's Congressional seat after serving time in prison for lying to the FBI.
The release of revenge porn photos is illegal in the majority of the U.S. including Hill's hometown of California, and Washington, D.C.
Capitol Police confirm to Newsweek that an investigation has been opened after the Daily Mail and Red State published nude photos of the California congresswoman.
Representative Katie Hill (D-Calif.) is under investigation by the House Ethics Panel for an affair after nude pictures leaked of her, but Hill claims that the pictures were distributed without her consent.
"I imagine that Chairman Cummings will end up referring him" to the Justice Department for alleged perjury, Hill said.