Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) had a meltdown today in the House and took out his frustrations on a GOP staffer. A reporter for The Hill, Scott Wong, detailed the scene on Twitter. He said that Rep. Marjorie Greene Taylor’s (R-GA) Communications Director Nick Dyer went up to Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) and told him Biden said he did not have to wear a mask anymore and Swalwell lost it.
Fox News has signed conservative talk radio show host Dan Bongino to host a new weekend show the network announced. Dan’s show gets the coveted primetime Saturday spot. The show will debut June 5 at 10 p.m. Eastern Saturday.
Arizona Senate President Karen Fann asked that representatives from Maricopa County meet with her next week to discuss the 2020 election audit concerns, in particular if anyone removed the main database from the Elections Management System last month.
The Air Marshal National Council, which represents some of the nation’s roughly 2,000 air marshals, is blowing the whistle on members of Congress who are abusing the Air Marshall privilege turning it into a VIP “concierge service.” Many members of Congres were accused of abusing these privileges.
Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) has announced that she would bring legislation this week to reinstate the Trump-era Migrant Protection Protocols (also viewed as the “Remain in Mexico” policy), which President Joe Biden suspended on his first day in office.
Florida’s governor Ron DeSantis announced live on Fox News that he was offering pardons to anyone in his state who is being punished for violating COVID rules saying the clemency applies to “any Floridian that may have outstanding infractions for things like masks and social distancing.”
Nancy Pelosi saw an opportunity to jam through a sweeping new voting bill, the ‘For the People Act,’ and she got closer than many think. But she just suffered a big defeat that is certain to sink the bill. Joe Manchin just stepped in and slammed the door shut on her bill saying he will back a smaller, less controversial bill.