WaPo: QAnon/GOP Rep Lied About Her “Origin Story”

The Washington Post reports:

We’re often interested in the “origin stories” of politicians — regular lines that they use over and over to explain their political motivations. Boebert is a strong booster of gun rights.

She arrived in Congress this year after leveraging her fame as the owner of a restaurant, Shooters Grill of Rifle, Colo., where the wait staff often serve customers with open-carry firearms. A sign outside tells customers that guns are welcome.

Over and over, Boebert says she started allowing her staff to carry guns after a man was killed outside her restaurant. But we’ve obtained police and coroner reports that show her story is mainly fiction.

Read the full article. As you’ll see, the man wasn’t beaten to death, as Boebert claims, and the incident didn’t happen outside her restaurant.