Hours after The Post revealed that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi paid $ 5,000 each to two GOP congressional salaries to inflate their new metal detectors, a group of Republican polls demanded that he commit the same crime Pay the same penalty for
GOP members of the Committee on House Administration called for a tit-for-tate on Friday night, claiming that Pelosi was seen entering the House chamber without metal detectors on Thursday, which he found himself on January 6 Was ordered to set up after the capital riot.
“Yesterday at around 9:59, several members saw the Speaker of the House entering the chamber of the House without completing a security check,” the members wrote to the House carrying out arms operations.
“We are demanding that he face the same penalty as every other member of Congress,” GOP member of the committee Tweeted friday nightWith a copy of the letter.
Earlier on Friday, The Post reported that Reps. Lui Gohart (R-Texas) and Andrew Clyde (R-Ga.) Were the first House members to recover dramatically, which was directly derived from their $ 174,000 salary.
Gohmer said he would appeal.
He said that he usually complies with metal detectors, but there was not a single occasion after he went out to use the bathroom.
“Unlike the film ‘The Godfather’, there is no toilet with tanks where one can hide a gun, so my displeasure on the house floor should have been a non-issue,” Gohmer said in a statement.