Tag Archives: Andy Biggs

Insurrectionist Rep Demands Hearing On QAnon Film

Mediaite reports: Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ) is calling for a congressional hearing to investigate the 2020 presidential election fraud claims made by Dinesh D’Souza in the recently-released 2000 Mules. In a letter to Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) obtained by CNN’s Melanie Zanona, Biggs, a vocal Donald Trump supporter, calls the claims made by D’Souza, a fellow Trump supporter, in the …

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Andy Biggs: Biden Uses Soy To “Feminize” The Military

The Daily Kos reports: During a Saturday interview on Real America’s Voice, Rep. Andy Biggs argued that President Joe Biden’s administration has “hatred to America, its people and its military.” “I want to follow up with that,” host Anna Perez said. “It does seem like, even you look at some of the things that they’re doing with the woke stuff. …

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Former White House Lawyer: Gaetz, Greene, Gohmert, Biggs, And Perry Asked Trump For Presidential Pardons

The Independent reports: Representatives Mo Brooks, Matt Gaetz, Andy Biggs, Louis Gohmert, Marjorie Taylor Greene and Scott Perry were among the Republican members of Congress who asked then-president Donald Trump to insulate them from future prosecutions by granting them presidential pardons. Their names were revealed by the House January 6 select committee on Thursday at the end of the panel’s …

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Cultist Rep Asked Arizona Official To Decertify Electors

The Hill reports: Rusty Bowers, the Republican Speaker of the Arizona House of Representatives, said that Rep. Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.), the former chair of the House Freedom Caucus, called him on the morning of Jan. 6 asking him to support the decertification of electors. “He asked if I would sign on both to a letter that had been sent from …

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GOP Rep: “We Hide Behind Doors Because They Work”

Mediaite reports: Speaking on the House floor, Rep. Andy Biggs railed against the legislation and said Democrats “don’t care about Second Amendment rights.” The congressman said teachers should be allowed to carry firearms instead. Later, he talked about the need to “harden the schools” in terms of the physical security of the buildings. Democrats have largely panned the idea and …

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Riot Panel Subpoenas McCarthy, Jordan, Biggs, Brooks

CNN reports: The House select committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol is taking the extraordinary step of sending subpoenas to House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and four other Republican lawmakers who have rejected the panel’s requests to voluntarily cooperate. In addition to McCarthy, the Democrat-led panel is subpoenaing Republican Reps. Jim Jordan of Ohio, Mo Brooks …

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Riot Panel Seeks Testimony By Brooks, Biggs, Jackson

The Associated Press reports: Three more House Republicans received requests Monday to voluntarily appear before the congressional committee investigating the U.S. Capitol insurrection, including an Alabama Republican who says Trump is still pushing allies to help him overturn his loss in the 2020 election. The select committee sent letters to Reps. Mo Brooks, Andy Biggs and Ronny Jackson — three …

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Politico: GOP Reps “Deeply Involved” In Overturn Plot

Politico reports: Deposition excerpts filed by the Jan 6. select committee — part of an effort to force former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows to appear for an interview — suggest that some of Trump’s top allies in Congress were frequently present in meetings where a handful of strategies to prevent Joe Biden from taking office were discussed, …

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Extremist Arizona GOP Reps Battle Disqualification

Courthouse News reports: Attorneys for three Arizona lawmakers tied to the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol told a Maricopa County judge Wednesday that voter-initiated complaints seeking to disqualify the candidates should be thrown out. The lawsuits against U.S. Representatives Paul Gosar and Andy Biggs and state Representative Mark Finchem, a Republican from Oro Valley, claim they violated section …

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More Republicans Hit With Suits To Block Candidacies Over Their Roles In Attempt To Overturn 2020 Election

The New York Times reports: A legal effort to disqualify from re-election lawmakers who participated in events surrounding the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the Capitol expanded on Thursday, when a cluster of voters and a progressive group filed suit against three elected officials in Arizona to bar them under the 14th Amendment from running again. In three separate candidacy …

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Cultist AZ Rep: “We Don’t Know” Who Won Arizona

The Washington Examiner reports: Arizona Rep. Andy Biggs, the chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, said “we don’t know” who won the 2020 election in his state despite the recent Maricopa County audit confirming President Joe Biden’s victory. Biggs and Rep. Jamie Raskin got into a heated exchange on Thursday regarding which candidate won the Grand Canyon State during …

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Cultist Reps File Impeachment Articles Against Biden

The Hill reports: A group of four GOP lawmakers on Tuesday filed articles of impeachment against President Biden, saying he should be removed from office for not securing the border, for the way U.S. troops were removed from Afghanistan and for seeking to impose a ban on evictions even when he said it might not pass constitutional muster. Ohio Rep. …

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Freedom Caucus Pushes To Eject Kinzinger And Cheney From GOP Conference Because They Are “Two Spies”

Mediaite reports: A group of House Republicans is leading a push to remove Reps. Liz Cheney (WY) and Adam Kinzinger (IL) from the GOP conference. The effort comes more two months after Republicans ousted Cheney from her leadership position as chair of the conference. Removing them from the conference would mean the end of their committee assignments and their ability …

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Cultist Rep Attacks Biden After Feds Seize Fentanyl

Mediaite reports: Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ) took to Twitter on Monday to lob an attack at President Joe Biden about drugs seized along the U.S.-Mexico border. What must have sounded like a sharp attack in his mind got a far different reception online, as hundreds of Twitter users did their best to school him. Many of those who responded to …

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Cultist Rep Attacks Biden’s Vax Outreach As “Door To Door Spying On Americans’ Private Medical Decisions”

The Hill reports: Freedom Caucus Chair Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.) is attacking President Biden’s plans to conduct door-to-door outreach to encourage COVID-19 vaccinations, calling the effort “deeply disturbing.” Biggs and 31 other GOP House members confronted the administration on what he called a serious privacy violation in a letter sent to the president on Friday. “There is no scenario where the …

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Capitol Rally Organizer: Three GOP Reps Helped Me

The Washington Post reports: Weeks before a mob of President Trump’s supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol, right-wing activist Ali Alexander told his followers that he was planning something big for Jan. 6. Alexander, who organized the “Stop the Steal” movement, said he hatched the plan — coinciding with Congress’s vote to certify the electoral college votes — alongside three GOP …

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Cultist GOP House Rep Calls On Public To “Unmask”

The Arizona Republic reports: Rep. Andy Biggs is neither a physician nor a scientist but he continues to attack public health advice and scientific evidence on COVID-19. Biggs, R-Ariz., whose 5th Congressional District includes most of the East Valley area, in recent days has posted a string of anti-mask messages on social media. Biggs is urging people to “unmask” and …

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House Republicans Fail In Bid To Censure Adam Schiff

Roll Call reports: House Republicans tried to force a vote Monday evening to censure House Intelligence Chairman Adam B. Schiff, accusing the California Democrat of purposely misleading the public in his comments on the Intelligence Committee’s interactions with a whistleblower whose complaint sparked the impeachment inquiry. The House voted 218-185 on a motion from House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer …

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