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(FreedomWire.org) – Former House Democrat and presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard blasted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi amid public concerns regarding Paul Pelosi’s stock trading.

“What we’re seeing here is the same thing that I saw when I was in Congress — is this blatant corruption being exposed in broad daylight — the system is rigged. We have people in positions of power to pass legislation, to enact new policies. They can see, ‘OK, here are the industries or companies that will benefit from this. I’m going to go and make these investments, buy this stock or that stock, or have my husband or wife do it and then make money in the process,’” Gabbard said on the popular Fox News program “Jesse Watters Primetime.”

“I think it’s important also to look at this, especially in the environment that we’re in right now. What is even more dangerous than what we’re seeing here is that we have members of Congress who are investing in companies or industries that will benefit from a new Cold War or conflict, for example. And these are the very same people who are making the policies, who have a vested interest in stoking those tensions and amping up this new Cold War, directly benefiting from it, and simultaneously undermining our actual national security for our country and the interests of the American people,” Gabbard added.

Pelosi has denied allegations of insider trading.

However, Texas Republican Rep. Chip Roy slammed Democrats last month for claiming they support a bill aimed at preventing lawmakers from insider trading.

In a letter sent to Pelosi, the Texas Republican slammed Democrats for not moving with any urgency to at least hold a vote on the STOCK Act.

Roy noted that he worked with Democrat Rep. Abigail Spanberger on the bill that would prevent lawmakers and members of their families from trading individual stocks.

“As you are aware, the House floor schedule this week contains the ‘Possible Consideration of Legislation Related to the STOCK Act.’ I am glad to see the House finally taking up the idea of reforming policies related to Member stock trading. However, as one of the original sponsors of reform language — notably introducing HR336, the TRUST in Congress Act, some 2 years ago with my Democrat colleague from Virginia, Abigail Spanberger — I was interested to see the ‘final’ language via Jake Sherman’s Twitter account last night,” Roy wrote.

GOP House Leader Kevin McCarthy, who will likely become the next Speaker if Republicans win back the House in the midterms, said there will be an investigation into the Pelosis stock trading.

“I would look through it,” he said of the Democrat proposal to ban stock trading for spouses of Congress members. “What I’ve told everybody is we will come back, and we will not only investigate this, we will come back with a proposal to change the current behavior.”

“Her husband can trade all the way through, but now it becomes a crisis?” he said. “I think what her husband did was wrong.”

“I think we need to bring trust back to this institution,” he said. “I think we have to do a thorough investigation and look at what is the proper role for members of Congress and what influence they have, and I don’t think the proper way to do this is Nancy Pelosi writing the bill because we have proven that she can not do that.”

Nancy Pelosi, had initially been directed the House Administration Committee to draft legislation back in February. Still, the release of that draft this fall came at a bit of an awkward time. Just weeks before, she’d faced harsh criticism when her husband, Paul, a venture capitalist, exercised his call options and purchased shares in Nvidia, a manufacturer of graphics cards.

It was right before the Senate was expected to vote on a bipartisan bill that would see domestic chipmakers get a $52 billion subsidy, and the move received significant blowback. That bill ultimately passed in July and, amid the scrutiny, Paul Pelosi sold his holdings in the semiconductor manufacturer at a six-figure loss.

Top figures have argued that they don’t believe the bill will do much to limit insider trading, especially if the bill has a built-in loophole around the “blind trust requirement.”

(FreedomWire.org) – Police bodycam footage was released on Wednesday reportedly showing David DePape’s alleged attack on Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s husband, Paul Pelosi.

Prosecutors played a 15 seconds clip showing the moment when police arrived in response to an intrusion at Pelosi’s San Francisco residence, KRON4 reported. The footage allegedly showed DePape attacking Pelosi with a hammer as police arrived on the scene, as well as the moment DePape was charged and arrested.

Reporters present in court while the clip played could only hear the video, because the screen faced toward the judge, according to KRON4.

“Good morning, what’s going on man?” an officer said to DePape upon entry, according to KRON4.

“Everything’s good,” DePape allegedly replied in the footage.

“Drop the hammer!” the officer demanded.

“Uh nope,” he said.

There was an audible struggle as DePape allegedly struck Pelosi with a hammer, KRON4 continued. One officer ran at DePape and brought him to the ground, according to the outlet, while Pelosi laid unconscious in a pool of blood.

Deputy Public Defender Adam Lipson reportedly asked San Francisco Police Department officer Kyle Cagney if Pelosi appeared to be injured when the police arrived at his residence. Cagney said Pelosi appeared to be unharmed, according to KRON4.

San Francisco Police Department Lt. Carla Hurley previously conducted an hour-long interview with Pelosi at San Francisco General Hospital on Oct. 30. She was called to the witness stand during DePape’s court appearance Wednesday.

Pelosi reportedly told Hurley that DePape woke him up at 2:10 a.m. and repeatedly asked “Where’s Nancy?”

“[Pelosi] asked [the alleged suspect], why do you want to talk to Nancy? He replied, she was second-in-line for the Presidency and they are all corrupt and we need to take them out,” Hurley continued, according to KRON4.

Pelosi then called 911 on speakerphone, Hurley told the court, according to KRON4. DePape was allegedly holding a hammer and plastic zip cords and kept repeating he could “take” Pelosi “out.” Pelosi answered the door when police arrived.

DePape approached Pelosi’s right side with the hammer, leading Pelosi to grab the handle of the weapon, Hurley told the court, according to the outlet. Pelosi allegedly told Hurley his last memory of the incident is of the suspect yanking the hammer out of his hand before he, Pelosi, woke up on the floor in a pool of blood.

The court played a tape of Hurley conducting an interview with DePape on Oct. 28.

“Do you know why you are in custody?” Hurley asked.

“Oh absolutely. I’m not trying to get away with it. I know exactly what I did,” DePape told Hurley, according to KRON4. “The lies are insane. People in Washington. It originates with Hillary. Honestly, day in and day out, the person on TV lying every day was [Nancy] Pelosi. It’s fucking insane the crime spree the Democrats have been on, persecuting the rival campaign.”

“Do you mean the Trump campaign?” Hurley asked.

“Yes, Trump. [The Democrats] go from one crime to another crime. It’s a whole fucking four years. It’s unacceptable,” DePape reportedly answered.

DePape allegedly said he intended to hold the House Speaker “hostage” and “break her kneecaps” if she told him lies.

“Did you really think that she would tell the truth?” Hurley asked.

“No,” DePape said, according to KRON4.

The Department of Justice charged DePape on Oct. 31 with attempting to kidnap a U.S. official, as well as assaulting a U.S. official’s immediate family member with intent to retaliate against the official on account of the performance of official duties. He faces up to 50 years in prison if convicted on the two counts.

(FreedomWire.org) – Republican Colorado Rep. Lauren Boebert is not one to be shy when criticizing anyone, and she showed that to House Speaker and California Rep. Nancy Pelosi who is on her way out of Democrat leadership.

The representative spoke in the House and “fired” Pelosi to her face.

“The American people have spoken. They have fired you and have chosen to end the Democrats’ one-party rule throughout our government,” she said.

“The days of this chamber being treated as Pelosi’s house instead of the people’s house are over,” she said. “The American people will once again be allowed into this chamber to see their representatives at work.”

“Republicans made a lot of promises on the campaign trail,” she said. “It’s time we make good on those promises.”

“We must defund the 87,000 IRS agents that the Democrats hired, increase domestic energy production, get to the bottom of Hunter Biden’s corruption, and, of course, the big guy, who is at least compromised by 10%,” the representative said.

“Republicans across America ran on these policies. God help us if we fail to deliver,” she said.

Boebert said that the “liberals” are attacking her over a recent mass shooting at an LGBT club this week because they are furious that she won her election.

“I have been accused of just about every mass shooting there has been since the Left has learned of my name,” she said on OANN. “Whether it’s Uvalde, or the King Soopers shooting in Boulder, Colorado, or the Buffalo, New York shooting. Or even Paul Pelosi getting hammered. I have been blamed for all of that.”

“I think the Left is pissed I won my election,” she said. “And so they’re trying to find something to go after me about. I expressed my concern for the family, for the victims. And the way that they came after me is absolutely disgusting.”

(FreedomWire.org) – With news breaking that the Republicans had secured a majority in the House of Representatives just moments before going live, Trump seized the moment to note that Nasty Nancy would be ousted from the third spot in the presidential line of succession.

As Trump said, “Nancy Pelosi has been fired, isn’t that nice?”

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday she will not seek re-election as leader of the House Democratic Conference after nearly 20 years at the helm, after Democrats lost the majority in the chamber during the midterm elections. 

“There is no greater special honor for me than to stand on this floor and to speak for the people of San Francisco. This I will continue to do as a member of the House speaking for the people of San Francisco, serving the great state of California and defending our Constitution,” she continued.

“With great confidence in our caucus, I will not seek re-election to Democratic leadership in the next Congress,” said Pelosi. “For me, the hour has come for a new generation to lead the Democratic caucus that I so deeply respect, and I’m grateful that so many are ready and willing to shoulder this awesome responsibility.”

Pelosi has represented most of San Francisco in Congress since the 1980s, having won the seat in a special election following the death of incumbent Democrat Sala Burton. Pelosi subsequently gained a reputation as a leader in the Democratic Party, and has served two stints as speaker. She was the first woman to be in the role.

After Pelosi’s announcement, Republicans took to twitter, to celebrate.

Democrats interested in party leadership are expected to emerge soon.

POLITICO reported earlier this year that Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) was interested in the leadership job. However, Schiff decided against running on Wednesday, with sources telling POLITICO that he was instead interested in serving as the next senator from California — a seat currently occupied by Dianne Feinstein.

But one person with interest in the position is Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY), who is currently number five in the Democratic leadership team. Jeffries, 52, has been called an “up-and-coming young Democrat” by House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-SC).

While Jeffries is expected to run with the support of the Congressional Black Caucus, it’s unclear if Pelosi herself will weigh in on who should be the next Democratic leader.

(FreedomWire.org) – NBC News caused a firestorm on social media after it retracted its explosive reporting on last week’s attack of Paul Pelosi.

On Friday’s installment of “Today,” NBC News national correspondent Miguel Almaguer went viral for stunning revelations of what apparently transpired when police arrived to Pelosi’s San Francisco home. 

“Sources familiar with what unfolded in the Pelosi residence now revealing when officers responded to the ‘high priority call,’ they were seemingly unaware they’ve been called to the home of the Speaker of the House,” Almaguer told viewers. “After a ‘knock and announce,’ the front door was opened by Mr. Pelosi. The 82-year-old did not immediately declare an emergency or tried to leave his home but instead began walking several feet back into the foyer toward the assailant and away from police. It’s unclear if the 82-year-old was already injured or what his mental state was, say sources.”

“According to court documents, when the officer asked what was going on, defendant smiled and said ‘everything’s good’ but instantaneously a struggle ensued as police clearly saw David DePape strike Paul Pelosi in the head with a hammer. After tackling the suspect, officers rushed to Mr. Pelosi who was lying in a pool of blood,” Almaguer continued. 

Almaguer concluded his report by telling “Today” co-host Craig Melvin “we still don’t know exactly what unfolded between Mr. Pelosi and the suspect for the 30 minutes they were alone inside that house before police arrive. Officials who are investigating this matter would not go into further details about these new details.”

The report made the rounds on Twitter with critics saying the revelations raised more questions than answers regarding what occurred at the Pelosi residence. 

However, not long after it was shared online, NBC News removed the report from its website and on social media. 

NBC News issued an editor’s note on its website, reading “This piece has been removed from publication because it did not meet NBC News reporting standards.”

It is unclear what specifically from Almaguer’s report did not meet the network’s “reporting standards.”

(FreedomWire.com) – In his latest move Musk called out Hillary Clinton for sharing a LA Times article that aimed to paint Paul Pelosi’s “attacker” David DePape as a far-right conspiracy theorist.

Elon’s now deleted tweet  that the Speaker of the House’s husband may have actually been in a confrontation with a gay male prostitute.

Musk would respond to Clinton by tweeting “There is a tiny possibility there might be more to this story than meets the eye” and then proceed to link an article titled “The Awful Truth: Paul Pelosi Was Drunk Again, And In a Dispute With a Male Prostitute Early Friday Morning.”

42-year-old David DePape was arrested after police, responding to a wellness check Friday morning, discovered him and Pelosi in their underwear, struggling over a hammer on the floor of his San Francisco, California home.

The original link to the article was scrubbed from Google but here’s a quote from the archived version of the article:

As SF’s gay bars closed at 2 am, two gay men met in a bar and went home together. Happens every night in the City by the Bay. Except one of these two men, was married to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

It’s been a rumor for years in SF that Paul Pelosi is gay. David Depape is said to be a Castro Nudist. “The lunatic who allegedly assaulted Paul Pelosi is a Berkeley resident and a ‘Former Castro Nudist Protester’.

Police dispatch records reveal “Pelosi stated there’s a male in the home and that he’s going to wait for his wife. RP stated that he doesn’t know who the male is but he advised that his name is David and that he is a friend.”

DePape was discovered to live in Berkeley, about 20 minutes away from San Francisco. According to neighbors and other people familiar with him, he’s a “hippie” and a “nudist activist.” However, reporters were instructed to not mention this.

After the Los Angeles Times reported that DePape spread Q-Anon conspiracy theories, the former secretary of state wrote on Twitter: ​​”The Republican Party and its mouthpieces now regularly spread hate and deranged conspiracy theories. It is shocking, but not surprising, that violence is the result. As citizens, we must hold them accountable for their words and the actions that follow.”

The information Hillary Clinton used to smear Republicans is very questionable.

The websites that started these rumors were scraped after the attack on Friday. They were taken down on Saturday!

On Sunday news broke that David DePape was in Paul Pelosi’s bedroom.

For some reason that piece of information did not leak out until Sunday, three days after the attack.

(FreedomWire.org) – We all knew something was wrong when we learned about Pelosi’d refusal to grant Trump’s request on January 6th, and now we know why.

Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Select Committee investigating the January 6th riot, which took place at the US Capitol nearly two years ago, held its last public hearing nearly two weeks go. The committee is exclusively made up of anti-Republican members appointed by the leader of the Democratic Party. In our entire 233 year history operating under the US Constitution, this mono-partisan makeup and appointment has never happened.

No serious lover of law, in either its making or adjudication, would dream up a process of getting to objective facts without an adversarial process in the calling and questioning of documents and witnesses. However, that’s exactly what Pelosi, Chairman Bennie Thompson, and Liz Cheney (who has been expelled by voters) have schemed up at great detriment to the republic.

Now, the entire premise of this specially-empowered committee was to “investigate the facts, circumstances, and causes relating to the domestic terrorist attack on the Capitol” and draft legislative recommendations to prevent a future collapse in security.

Curious then that most of the committee’s effort has been spent violating the civil rights of countless conservative activists, Republican consultants, and probing the Trump administration in a shocking break from precedent with Joe Biden waiving executive privilege on behalf of the Trump administration.

Some of the committee’s subpoenas ask witnesses to produce records from 2019, peaceful political gatherings prior and directly after Election Day 2020, and conversations that contributed to legislative products. Time and time again, committee members have taken to sensationalized TV shows to assert that crimes are being investigated by the partisan body.

Congress, per the Constitution, is explicitly barred from pursuing criminal investigations. What it can do is fix their own security and streamline processes.

The committee has held one hearing involving police. One that didn’t include assessing any of the chain of command failures, miscommunications between the various participating agencies, or abuses that contributed to the death of unarmed protestors—the only people to actually die on January 6th.

The US Capitol Police Chief, who told the Senate that he ordered the evacuation of the Capitol building due to pipe bombs found outside of the RNC headquarters and not protestors, was terminated through “resignation.” So, too, was the House sergeant-at-arms and his Senate counterpart who is now dead amid conflicting accounts between the men.

Before any Congressional investigation had been commissioned, the three men with direct knowledge had been ousted and Congress gave the USCP nearly $2 billion, tasked them with launching an intelligence collection arm, and the next month they opened satellite offices in Florida and California.

These police are not subject to Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.

Julie Kelly over at American Greatness has chronicled the lies by the US Capitol Police, none of which have been corrected, for historical record, by the committee. The list of lies, including Kamala Harris’ whereabouts, by the Department of Justice and security apparatus continues to grow month by month.

It was only this year that we learned there were “shoot-to-kill squads” embedded around protestors and within the Capitol. What else might we not know? What has the committee missed in its political pursuit to dig up criminal referrals against President Donald J. Trump and his top allies?

All of these facts begin to look like a clean-up job.

Even more curious, the committee has not investigated the one person tasked with maintaining (including security) the US Capitol grounds, Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

(FreedomWire.org) – From Ray Epps – to opening the magnetic doors from the inside – to the dozens of fed operatives in the crowd – to firing flash bombs and gas canisters on unsuspecting grandmas and seniors – to the mass arrests of hundreds of innocent Trump supporters who were waved into the US Capitol.

Now we have the proof that it was all a setup and the entire thing was filmed by a pre-staged camera crew.

On Thursday CNN released never-before-seen footage of Nancy Pelosi and Mitch McConnell inside the US Capitol on January 6, 2021 — the two people who refused to call in the National Guard prior to that day and during the rioting.

The footage was filmed by Nancy’s daughter Alexandra. Nancy’s son-in-law was outside filming the insurrection.

It was all staged.

In newly released video footage from January 6, 2021, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi threatens to assault then-President Donald Trump.

The video clip, recorded by Nancy Pelosi’s filmmaker daughter, Alexandra Pelosi, was released Thursday during the January 6 House committee hearings. An extended version of the clip was later aired on CNN’s “Anderson Cooper 360.”

At the time of the recorded video, Trump was holding a “Stop the Steal” rally at the Ellipse, approximately two miles from the Capitol.

The clip begins with Pelosi’s chief of staff, Terri McCullough, explaining to the House speaker that the Secret Service has convinced Trump not to join his supporters at Capitol Hill because of safety concerns.

Pelosi responded, that she’s “gonna punch him out” for “trespassing on the Capitol grounds.” In her words:

“I hope [Trump] comes. I’m gonna punch him out! This is my moment. I’ve been waiting for this—for trespassing on the Capitol grounds. I’m gonna punch him out and I’m gonna go to jail and I’m gonna be happy.”

Trump ultimately decided not to march with protesters at the Capitol.

During the House committee hearing on Thursday, Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) argued during his opening statements, “What Donald Trump proceeded to do after the 2020 election is something no president has done before in our country.”

Thompson called Trump’s questioning of the election a “staggering betrayal of his oath” and accused him of planning “an attack on a pillar of our democracy.”

“It’s still hard to believe,” said Thompson. “But the facts and testimony are clear, consistent, and undisputed.”

The committee unanimously voted to subpoena Trump to testify under oath. The former president posted his reaction to the vote on social media.

“Why didn’t the Unselect Committee ask me to testify months ago? Why did they wait until the very end, the final moments of their last meeting? Because the Committee is a total ‘BUST’ that has only served to further divide our Country which, by the way, is doing very badly,” Trump posted on Truth Social.

(FreedomWire.org) – Speaker Nancy Pelosi said during a press conference on Friday that there is a shortage of workers in the United States and illegal immigrants should pick the crops in Florida. Not only is that a racist thing to say, but it is also encouraging illegal behavior. Shouldn’t the Speaker of the House know that?

She knows. She just doesn’t care. Democrats are so emboldened by Joe Biden’s leftist agenda that they no longer even pretend that the southern border should be secure or that illegal behavior should have consequences. Pelosi was asked at a press briefing about Republican governors transporting illegal immigrants to sanctuary cities like New York City and Washington, D.C. Apparently Governor DeSantis was on her mind because she referenced Florida in her answer. Democrats and their cohorts in the media really didn’t like it when DeSantis flew about 50 illegal immigrants to Martha’s Vineyard. She said those people should remain in Florida and “pick the crops.”

“We have a shortage of workers in our country, and you see even in Florida, some of the farmers and the growers are saying, ‘Why are you shipping these immigrants up north? We need them to pick the crops down here,’” she said at a press briefing.

Step back for a moment and think about if Donald Trump or any other Republican had made that statement. The media would have gone nuts over the racist tone of a Republican saying that. Instead, it was the 82 year old Pelosi who let her racist freak flag fly as she tried to slam a Republican governor making a point about the open southern border. The media didn’t seem too fazed by the remark.

Pelosi went on to babble about Ronald Reagan and doing what Democrats always do – she conflated illegal immigration with legal immigration.

“We have a responsibility to secure our border,” Pelosi said. “We also have a responsibility to recognize the importance of newcomers to our nation. Right now, the best thing we can do for our economy is to have comprehensive immigration reform.”

Pelosi also accused Republicans of hypocrisy on the issue, conflating their past support for legal immigration with an endorsement of illegal immigration.

“Our nation is great because we are a nation of immigrants — but don’t take it from me, listen to Ronald Reagan. When I quote Ronald Reagan to my Republican colleagues, he doesn’t get any applause. Can you imagine that?” she asked.

Pelosi assured Americans that President Biden is working on a plan to finally secure the border, close to two years into his administration.

“I believe that we have to have a secure border. And I think that we are trying to address… the president has a plan to address that,” she said.

Pelosi claimed that Biden has a plan “to address” the border crisis he created. When might we be told what this alleged plan is? He’s been in office for almost two years and he says the border is secure, as does the vice-president, and the DHS secretary. The Biden border crisis is intentional so that must be his plan. It’s the only one we’ve seen. If they make it to the border and cross over, they can stay.

Conservatives noticed and lit up social media over Pelosi’s tone-deaf remarks. This fiscal year alone, over two million illegal immigrants have been encountered. That doesn’t include the hundreds of thousands of “gotaways” who have fanned out across the country without apprehension. Instead of rewarding them with jobs, shouldn’t the Speaker encourage legal immigration through ports of entry like the laws on the books state?

Democrats are everything they accuse Republicans of being. Rewarding illegal behavior only encourages more of it. It’s an insult to immigrants who followed the law and waited years for their application to live in America to become a reality. The United States welcomes a set number of legal immigrants each year, usually between 1,000,000 and 1,200,000. They are from countries all over the world. The process is not easy but they follow the law.

Pelosi has been to Texas a number of times since Joe Biden took office. She has not bothered to tour the southern border, though, so she really only gives lip service to any kind of plan she thinks Biden has. Some actions have been taken in past years to make sure that people working in the United States are qualified to do so, like the implementation of E-Verify. The use of E-Verify is not mandated by federal law but it is a tool for employers to use to make sure workers are legally eligible to work in the United States. Pelosi apparently prefers that illegal immigrants be exploited as cheap labor.

(FreedomWire.org) – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi got a rude New York City welcome when she made a surprise guest appearance at the Global Citizen’s music festival in Central Park Saturday night.  She got booed.

Pelosi getting booed in the liberal enclave in a bad sign for the midterms. “As speaker of the house, I am here to thank you for your dazzling advocacy, entrepreneurial thinking, and determination as global citizens,” she told the crowd.

“It’s thanks to your help that the United States recently enacted historic climate legislation, which will be a game changer,” Pelosi said. “It will slash carbon pollution by 40% by 2030, it will give a historic, an historic $370 billion to fight the climate crisis.”

Pelosi was met with some cheers and some boos with one incredulous New Yorker caught on video saying, why is everyone booing” before laughing.

Pelosi, was wearing a white pantsuit with a matching scarf, when she took to the stage of NYC’s Global Citizen music festival.

After being introduced to the stage by Priyanka Chopra Jonas, an actress who is married to Nick Jonas, Pelosi briefly spoke about carbon pollution and climate change.

Appearing as though she understood the crowds’ mixed reaction to her, Pelosi agreed to keep her remarks short and allow the concert to continue. 

‘Let’s go,’ several hecklers were heard yelling as the Democrat left the stage.