Rep. Hakeem Jeffries does not need to see George Santos contained in the Capitol ever once more … he says the freshman Congressman ought to resign as a result of he is a fraud who’s been caught in too many lies.
The new Democratic chief in the House was on the west coast Friday … we obtained him exterior WeHo Bistro, and requested about all the warmth Rep. Santos is getting, from either side of the aisle.
Hakeem made it clear he views Santos as a GOP mess, and it is on them to clear it up after backing his campaigns, getting him to D.C. … and “now the American individuals are caught with this fraud.”
As you recognize … Santos has already been caught in a internet of lies after successful the election in November — he is admitted to mendacity about his schooling, work historical past and household heritage.
He’s additionally accused of scamming a homeless Navy vet out of cash earmarked to save his dying canine — although the Congressman denies it, no matter that is price.
Earlier this week, a particular person claiming to be an outdated pal of Santos posted a 2008 pic which they declare is him in drag at a satisfaction occasion in Brazil.
Again, Santos denied he is ever been a drag queen and stated the media “continues to make outrageous claims about my life.”
Members of his personal occasion are calling on Santos to step down, nonetheless, Republican management in Congress continues to again him.
Rep. Jeffries says the opening Santos’ dug for himself is just too deep to climb out of, but when he does not resign, Jeffries sounds assured a slew of investigations will carry down the mendacity congressman.