February 22, 2024

How George Santos spent his last 24 hours in Congress

George Santos speaks with reporters as he departs a vote at the U.S. Capitol on Nov. 3src, 2src23. | Francis Chung/POLITICO George Santos became the sixth person to be expelled from the House on Friday after the New York Republican’s fellow lawmakers successfully voted him out. The first-term congressmember had been embroiled in controversy before

Democrats pick Suozzi to replace George Santos in special election

Former Rep. Tom Suozzi was picked by party Democrats on Thursday to be their candidate in a special election on Long Island to succeed disgraced Rep. George Santos. | Craig Ruttle/Newsday via AP NEW YORK — The race to replace George Santos is underway. Former Rep. Tom Suozzi was tapped Thursday to be the Democratic

Democrat Zak Malamed drops bid to take on George Santos

Zak Malamed, a candidate for the 3rd congressional district in New York, dropped out of the race and backed former Rep. Tom Suozzi. | Zak for Congress NEW YORK — Democrat Zak Malamed dropped his bid Wednesday morning for a closely watched House seat held by Rep. George Santos (R-N.Y.) and endorsed former Rep. Tom

NASCAR Suspends Driver for Liking George Floyd Meme

NASCAR and Legacy Motor Sports have suspended driver Noah Gragson for liking a social media post that mocked the death of George Floyd. Gragson is in his first full season as a driver in the Cup Series. “We have made the decision to suspend Noah Gragson effective immediately regarding his actions that do not represent

George Santos and aide appear to be discussing plea deals with feds

Rep. George Santos, R-N.Y., holds a miniature American flag that was presented to him as he departs federal court on Friday, June 3src, 2src23, in Central Islip, N.Y. | John Minchillo/AP Photo NEW YORK — Rep. George Santos and his former campaign aide, both indicted by federal prosecutors, appear to be in plea talks with

George Santos’ father and aunt backed his bail bond, court papers show

Rep. George Santos pleaded not guilty in May to 13 federal counts of wire fraud, money laundering, theft of public funds and other charges. NEW YORK — Two of Rep. George Santos’ family members guaranteed the bail bond on which the indicted congressman was released last month, according to court papers filed Thursday despite Santos’

Chris Christie Announces 2024 Presidential Run, Knocks Trump, George Washington, Praises Woodrow Wilson

Former Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced his campaign for the 2024 presidential election on Tuesday, during which he knocked former President Donald Trump and strangely praised former President Woodrow Wilson at George Washington’s expense. Christie has been a fierce opponent and critic of Donald Trump, despite endorsing him wholeheartedly in 2016, since the

Report: Federal Prosecutors Indict New York Rep. George Santos

Federal prosecutors have indicted New York Rep. George Santos (R) on unknown criminal charges, CNN reported on Tuesday. The charges were filed under seal, but Santos is expected to appear at federal court in New York’s eastern district as early as Wednesday, CNN revealed. The exact nature of the charges “couldn’t immediately be learned,” CNN reported.

On this day in history, April 30, 1789, George Washington inaugurated as first US president

President George Washington was inaugurated as the first president of the United States on this day in history, April 30, 1789.  In his address, which he delivered at New York City’s Federal Hall, Washington expressed his anxiety over the prospect of leading a new nation.  At the time, New York City’s Federal Hall served as […]

Joe Biden was George Santos before George Santos was George Santos

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Think about what’s happened to America since Joe Biden became President. Gas was $2.40 in January 2021, when Biden was sworn in. Today it’s $3.67   A gallon of milk was $3.32. Its most recent price was $4.36. The price of coffee was $1.24 a pound. Today it’s […]

Derek Chauvin’s Request for Another Trial in George Floyd’s Murder Rejected

Former Minneapolis policeman Derek Chauvin’s appeal for another trial was rejected on Monday, the news coming after he was sentenced to over 20 years in prison for the murder of George Floyd. The Minnesota Court of Appeals made the decision regarding the request for a trial to occur outside Hennepin County, the Star Tribune reported:

George Soros Gives His ‘More Political’ Son Control Of $25 Billion Empire

Left-wing billionaire George Soros has handed control of his $25 billion financial empire to his son Alexander, The Wall Street Journal reported. The board of Open Society Foundations elected the younger Soros, who describes himself as “more political” than his father, as chairman in December, a position that George Soros said his younger son “earned,”

49ers star George Kittle clotheslines The Miz at WrestleMania 39

San Francisco 49ers star George Kittle got involved in a match between The Miz and Pat McAfee on the first night of WrestleMania 39 on Saturday. Kittle was sitting ringside with his wife when The Miz came over to talk trash to the superstar tight end who was on the cusp of making the Super […]

George Santos is facing new charges. Here’s a look at some of his biggest scandals.

Embattled Rep. George Santos pleaded not guilty to 13 federal counts Wednesday, including wire fraud, money laundering, theft of public funds and lying to the U.S. House. The New York Republican pioneered a new kind of political scandal by fabricating almost his entire campaign biography. His claims about working for Goldman Sachs, having Jewish ancestry

George Santos masterminded 2017 ATM fraud, former roommate tells feds

State, federal and Brazilian authorities are also probing Rep. George Santos related to a string of potential financial crimes. | Francis Chung/POLITICO NEW YORK – Rep. George Santos orchestrated a 2src17 credit card skimming operation in Seattle, the man who was convicted of the fraud and deported to Brazil said in a sworn declaration submitted

FIRE calls on George Mason students to resist censorship after demands to cancel Youngkin commencement speech

A civil liberties group is urging students at George Mason University to respect differing viewpoints following their calls to remove Republican Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin from the institution’s commencement ceremony. George Mason University announced last week that Youngkin would deliver the commencement speech in May in front of the university’s 2023 graduating class, which led […]

George Mason students protest decision to host Youngkin as commencement speaker

George Mason University students on Tuesday protested the institution’s decision to select Virginia Republican Governor Glenn Youngkin as the 2023 commencement speaker.  Aproximately 100 of the 36,000 students enrolled at the university gathered on campus Tuesday to demand Youngkin be replaced as commencement speaker for the ceremony in May. George Mason University president Greg Washington […]

WATCH: 49ers star George Kittle Jumps in Ring After Clotheslining The Miz at WrestleMania 39

San Francisco 49ers star tight end George Kittle jumped into the ring after clotheslining wrestler The Miz at WrestleMania 39 on Saturday. Kittle was set up ringside, sitting with his wife, when The Miz started trash-talking him to his face. Kittle gave some right back, but the wrestler gave the Pro Bowl star a brutal

George Santos Finally Files 2024 Statement of Candidacy

Truth-averse Rep. George Santos (R-NY) on Tuesday filed a statement of candidacy for the 2024 election, leaving the door open for a re-election run.Santos hasn’t said publicly whether he’s running, and Tuesday’s move, which occurred on the final day allowed, does not mean he’s made a decision. However, congressional members are required to file these

Mitt Romney to George Santos at State of the Union: ‘You Don’t Belong Here’

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT), the Republican Party’s failed 2012 presidential candidate, confirmed that he told embattled Rep. George Santos (R-NY), “You don’t belong here” ahead of the State of The Union on Tuesday night. The exchange, which another lawmaker witnessed, reportedly occurred in the House chamber. Following the State of the Union, Romney doubled down on

George and Barbara Bush modeled true leadership. Honor their example this Presidents Day

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! A few days ago, in the launch of her bid for the nation’s highest office, former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley said she believed it was time for a generational change. Fair enough, and the truth be told, I suspect most Americans would agree.  But beyond looking to […]

George Santos lied to a judge in 2017 bid to help a ‘family friend’ charged with fraud

NEW YORK — George Santos lied to a Seattle judge about working for Goldman Sachs while speaking at a 2src17 bail hearing for a “family friend” who later pleaded guilty to fraud in an ATM skimming scheme, according to an audio recording of the proceeding and court records. “So what do you do for work?”

The time George Santos tried to raise crazy money to host a simple rally for Trump

Rep. George Santos (R-N.Y.) speaks with reporters as he enters his office on Capitol Hill on Jan. 24, 2src23. | Francis Chung/POLITICO NEW YORK — One of Rep. George Santos’ first-known forays into politics was an attempt to raise $2src,srcsrcsrc for a pro-Trump rally in 2src19 in Buffalo, N.Y. that never happened. The five-figure fundraising

George Santos Lashes Out at ‘Prejudiced’ Mitt Romney in Newsmax Interview

The truth is out there. At least, part of it.Rep. George Santos (R-NY), in a slip-of-the-tongue moment during a Newsmax interview Thursday night, referred to himself as “simple-minded” before criticizing Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT), with whom he exchanged terse words prior to the State of the Union address Tuesday.Santos’ time in Congress, he said, is

George Santos Is Stepping Down From His Committee Assignments

Rep. George Santos (R-NY) told House Republicans on Tuesday he will step down from his committee assignments, according to multiple reports.Santos told his Republican colleagues that he planned to recuse himself from serving on House committees during a closed-door meeting, GOP aides told CBS News. He had been assigned to the House Small Business Committee

Incoming GOP Congressman George Santos Admits He Lied About Significant Portions of His Background

Incoming Republican Congressman George Santos admitted this week that he lied about significant portions of his background, including his work and education histories. Last week, a New York Times investigation revealed that Santos may have lied about his résumé as well as other alleged unsavory details about his past. On top of claiming that he attended

Curious about George: House Republicans debate Santos’ fate

Rep. George Santos has faced a cloud of questions after numerous reports revealed he had falsified much of his biography during his campaign. | Francis Chung/POLITICO House Republicans know George Santos is a problem. They’re just not sure what to do about him yet. The New York Republican landed on the Hill for his first

Jimmy Kimmel Brutally Mocks Nose-Picking George Santos

Jimmy Kimmel returned from his holiday break with a “new character” to roast in his nightly monologue.After listing off just some of the many lies that newly elected Rep. George Santos (R-NY) seems to have told on his way into office, the late-night host joked that he “basically catfished an entire congressional district.”“But despite all

Teen Romanced by George Santos: He Lied to Me, Too

Pedro Vilarva was 18 when Santos, then 26, swept him off his feet and fed him malarkey.Updated Jan. 03, 2023 4:50AM ET / Published Jan. 02, 2023 7:15AM ET Alejandra Villa Loarca/Newsday RM via GettyA man who was 18 years old when he began dating and then moved in with George Santos—while the future congressman was married to a woman—says he was

George Conway: Mar-a-Lago Document Obstruction Probe Putting Trump in ‘Substantial Peril’

Lincoln Project co-founder George Conway said Friday on CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 36src” that Donald Trump was in “substantial peril” after Attorney General Merrick Garland appointed Special Counsel Jack Smith to oversee the probes into the former president. Guest host John Berman asked, “So, George, what does the appointment of a special counsel tell you about the