MINEOLA, NY — Extra claims by Rep. George Santos are below scrutiny.
Some residents of New Hyde Park say he was noticed briefly at a temple this week.
Santos has not but appeared in his congressional workplace or take calls from constituents.
The native workplace of Santos was open Wednesday, however callers bought a shock – abruptly transferred to neighboring freshman Rep. Nick LaLota’s workplace. LaLota obtained an surprising bombardment of undesirable Santos calls. Home telecom then despatched them to voicemail.
The saga continues. The Santos marketing campaign web site claimed his mom was working within the World Commerce Heart on 9/11, but a federal supply advised CBS her immigration paperwork present she was in Brazil on the time of the assault.
Untruths have been uncovered day by day on his resume, employment historical past, wealth, faith, education, and pet charity after allegedly dishonest a disabled veteran and his dying canine out of funds.
Santos tweeted Wednesday “The stories that I might let a canine die is stunning & insane. My work in animal advocacy was the labor of affection and exhausting work… these distractions wont cease me.”
A homeless veteran says Santos helped him elevate $3,000 for his dying canine again in 2016 by Santos’ pet charity. However theand his canine died six months later.
“What he is carried out all alongside appears despicable. I am unsure what straw will break the camel’s again, however I, too, name for McCarthy to man up, rise up, converse up, and do one thing to expel George Santos,” stated veteran Mitch Furman, of Oyster Bay. “He lies about each merchandise on his resume, and day-after-day we are saying it could’t get any worse,” stated Nassau County Legislator Joshua Lafazan.
“George Santos is now one among 435 individuals tasked with caring for our veterans on this nation,” Lafazan added.
Former roommate Gregory Morey stated Santos advised him a decade in the past he had his sights set on Congress.
“He advised me as soon as that if I can get elected to Congress for only one time period, I can be arrange with a pension and well being look after the remainder of my life,” Morey stated.
Santos’ household good friend, who says she lived with him sporadically, claimed Santos stole from her, too. She advised CBS Information, from her residence in Brazil, that she now not acknowledges the boy she as soon as knew, and that she fears he’ll do something to remain in energy.
Extra tweets from Santos emerged.
“The latest obsession from the media claiming that I’m a drag queen, or ‘carried out’ as a drag queen, is categorically false,” Santos wrote. “The media continues to make outrageous claims about my life whereas I’m working to ship outcomes.”
He exhibits no indicators of stepping down.
“I’ve labored my whole life. I’ve lived an trustworthy life. I’ve by no means been accused of unhealthy doings,” he stated on Steve Bannon’s “Conflict Room,” whereas being interviewed by Rep. Matt Gaetz.
This week, Santos secured spots on two committees, and has the backing of the Home GOP management.
“Speaker McCarthy, what extra do you need to see out of George Santos earlier than you say sufficient is sufficient?” requested Lafazan.