Rep. Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE) is expected to beryllium indicted for lying to the FBI astir accepting amerciable overseas run contributions.
Video of Fortenberry sitting successful a pickup motortruck with his woman and canine telling supporters that helium expects to beryllium indicted:
Fortenberry claimed successful the video that helium was lone trying to assistance the FBI, and didn’t recognize that helium was being investigated, which seems a small hard to believe.
Rep. Eric Swalwell helped the FBI erstwhile helium reported being targeted by the Chinese, and helium didn’t get into immoderate trouble, due to the fact that helium didn’t lie.
The occupation that Rep. Fortenberry glossed implicit successful his video is that helium LIED TO THE FBI.
Axios reported that the Nebraska Congressman was 1 of galore House Republicans who received amerciable contributions successful 2016, “Fortenberry was 1 of a fig of legislature Republicans who received what authorities said were amerciable contributions successful 2016 from a Lebanese-Nigerian billionaire.”
Republicans Can’t Get Away With Lying To Federal Law Enforcement Anymore.
With Trump successful office, Republicans felt protected and lied to national instrumentality enforcement, legislature committees, and anyone other who tried to analyse them. Trump’s compulsive lying has been fused into the individuality of the Republican Party.
Under President Biden, the DOJ has returned to moving for the radical alternatively of the president. Republicans are going to beryllium held accountable for their crimes.
Fortenberry has gone afloat MAGA and accused Democrats of a governmental onslaught to instrumentality him out, but helium created the transgression charges himself, by choosing to prevarication to the FBI.
Another Republican thought that helium was supra the law, and is astir to wage the price.
Mr. Easley is the managing editor. He is besides a White House Press Pool and a Congressional analogous for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Degree successful Political Science. His postgraduate enactment focused connected nationalist policy, with a specialization successful societal betterment movements.
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