Referring to documents and interviews she conducted, Business Insider reported that “the assistant worked as a member of the cabin crew on a contract basis for SpaceX’s corporate fleet. She accused Musk of exposing her erect penis to her, rubbed her leg without consent, and offered to buy one. horse to her in exchange for an erotic massage. “
In his request to Insider for more time to respond to the allegations, Musk said there was “much more to this story.”
“If I were inclined to engage in sexual harassment, this would hardly be the first time in my entire 30-year career that it came to light,” he told Business Insider. The outlet also said that Musk characterized the story as a “politically motivated hit.”
In separate tweets, Musk later denied that he ever responded to Business Insider while reporting the story and tried to link the article to Thursday’s announcement that he “will vote Republican” and his attempt to get Twitter – a deal he recently put “on hold. . “
The Business Insider article states that it “extended the deadline and reiterated Musk’s offer to comment on the allegations. He did not respond.”
SpaceX did not respond to CNN’s request for comment.