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Rob Porter's ex-wife fires back at Kellyanne Conway over whether abuse victims are strong

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The first wife of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter shot back in a Washington Post op-ed against comments White House counselor Kellyanne Conway made about abuse victims.
Colbie Holderness, who says Porter gave her a black eye while they were married, said that Porter's alleged abuse "chipped away at my independence and sense of self-worth."
Jennie Willoughby, Porter's other ex-wife, has also spoken out about her experience with Porter, accusing him of domestic abuse. Porter has denied the allegations.
The first wife of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter shot back...
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Porter's ex-wife pushes back against Kellyanne Conway

Porter's ex-wife pushes back against Kellyanne Conway

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Colbie Holderness, the first wife of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter, pushed back on recent comments made by presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway that seemed to suggest strong women can't be victims of domestic violence.
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Porter's First Wife Dismisses Belief That Only Weak Women Are In Abusive Relationships

Porter's First Wife Dismisses Belief That Only Weak Women Are In Abusive Relationships

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Kellyanne Conway said she's not worried about Porter's current girlfriend, White House communications director Hope Hicks, because she's "so strong."
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