George Santos, After Daring Congress to Expel Him, Is Expelled

Posted on AllSides December 1st, 2023
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By a vote of 311 to 114, Republican New York Rep. George Santos has been expelled from Congress days after declaring that it was time for his colleagues to “put up or shut up” regarding his continued presence in the chamber. (A two-thirds majority, or 290 votes, was required.) Santos was elected to Congress to represent a Long Island-based district in 2022 amid a wave of anti-Biden backlash in the Empire State, portraying himself during the campaign as a socially progressive finance-industry professional who would attack the issues of inflation...

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