The Hill reports:
Democrats are calling for Rep.-elect George Santos (R-N.Y.) to resign his newly won Long Island House seat after the incoming lawmaker admitted to lying about about his professional and educational background. Santos flipped a House seat for the GOP in November to represent parts of Long Island and Queens, helping the party capture a narrow majority in the lower chamber.
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— Ted Lieu (@tedlieu) December 27, 2022
George Santos should resign as Congressman-elect. If he refuses, Congress should expel him. He should also be investigated by authorities.
Just about every aspect of his life appears to be a lie. We’ve seen people fudge their resume but this is total fabrication. https://t.co/HJ1cCzy72s
— Joaquin Castro (@JoaquinCastrotx) December 27, 2022
— Rep. Eric Swalwell (@RepSwalwell) December 26, 2022
.@santos4congress has now admitted that he’s a total fraud.
He didn’t graduate college, didn’t work on Wall Street, and isn’t Jewish — all of which he asserted in order to dupe the voters in Queens and Nassau.
Santos is not fit to be a member of Congress. He must resign. https://t.co/obLjxLGLJw
— Daniel Goldman (@danielsgoldman) December 27, 2022