Senator Rand Paul calls on House Democrats to elect a congressman who once fell in love with an accused Chinese spy as an impeachment manager in the Senate trial of former President Donald Trump.
« This afternoon we were taught by Eric Swalwell, a man who is accused of teaming up with a Chinese spy, « wrote Paul (R-Ky.) on Wednesday afternoon on Twitter after the arguments of the California Democrat in front of the Senate Chamber.
Paul has vocalized against the second Pronounced impeachment of the former commander in chief and even attempted to take a measure previously declared unconstitutional and subsequently found the vote to be an opportunity for Trump to be sentenced as « dead on arrival ». ”
A December bombing Axios report revealed that Swalwell, a member of the powerful House Intelligence Committee, was attacked by an alleged Chinese spy before she fled the country in 2015.
The woman named Christine Fang has teamed up with a number of elected US officials, including Swalwell, to penetrate the US political system, the outlet reported, citing US intelligence officials.
After the reveal, House Republicans said and the Senate expressed concern about Swalwell’s continued membership in the powerful Intel panel.
Those who serve on House intelligence have access to some of the country’s most classified national security secrets – raising questions about Swalwell’s suitability for the panel.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ( D-Calif.), Declined to revoke the post of 40-year legislative committee, instead adding him to the House of Representatives Committee on Homeland Security just a month after the espionage scandal broke out.
MP Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) reiterated Paul’s disapproval of Swalwell’s presence in the impeachment trial and wrote on Twitter on Wednesday that the California Democrat “had a sexual relationship with a Chinese spy and is on the Intel committee. And he’s one of the impeachment managers. «
Swalwell, who has been married to Fang since dating and has two children, evaded questions about whether he had sex with the spy.
Swalwell claims he has not had any contact with Fang since then FBI warned him about her in 2015 and he was not accused of wrongdoing.
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