Poll Finds Most New Yorkers Want George Santos to Resign From House Seat

A majority of New York state residents say that Republican Rep. George Santos should resign from Congress just a few weeks after he was sworn in, due to his many lies on the campaign trail in 2022. Santos has lied about so many issues that some media outlets, including HuffPost, have created running tallies of all the statements he made while campaigning for the House that were later revealed to… Source Source / Read More: Poll Finds Most New Yorkers Want George Santos to Resign From House Seat

Lockheed-Funded House Appropriations Chair Vows to Protect Defense Spending

This article was produced by Sludge, an independent, ad-free investigative news site covering money in politics. Click here to support Sludge. Texas Republican Rep. Kay Granger, who co-founded the Joint Strike Fighter Caucus in 2011 to fend off budget cuts to Lockheed Martin’s F-35 weapons system, is the new chair of the committee that doles out hundreds of billions of dollars to fund defense… Source Source / Read More: Lockheed-Funded House Appropriations Chair Vows to Protect Defense Spending