New York paper rips Rep. Elise Stefanik in George Santos’ ‘Brain Surgeon’ bargain

The Times-Union editorial board urges Rep. Elise Stefanik, RN.Y., to call out serial liar Rep. George Santos, RN.Y., who she wholeheartedly endorsed in the 2022 midterm elections. urged.

The Donald Trump-loving Stephanik is “at the top of the complacency list” of House Republican leaders who have kept quiet about the scandal involving Santos, a New York state paper committee wrote. Abominable Opinion Wednesday.

Stefanik “continued to ask tough questions” about Santos and “looked on the sidelines” when House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R, CA) appointed him to the Small Business and Science, Space and Technology Committees, the editorial said. pointed out.

“The chances of Mr. Santos making a useful contribution to any committee are about the same as the chances of him becoming a brain surgeon by the spring.” Claim to become one. )”, it cracked.

“Now is the time for Stefanik, a frequent social media scourge of politicians accused of misconduct not of her own party, to show some of the integrity her state’s Republican colleagues have shown. It is,” he concluded.

Read the editorial here.