Representative Lauren Boebert (R-Col.) Has urged House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., To tear down security fences around the United Capitol following the Capitol Uprising, which occurred after a crowd of former people States built around President Donald Trump's supporters stormed the Capitol to discard the 2020 general election results.
"You protect what you love," says Boebert, who has been criticized for supporting the former president's unsubstantiated claims that the election was fraudulent, in a new ad she posted on her Twitter account. “President Trump built a big, beautiful wall because he loves America, because he wanted to secure our country. … Democrats – they fought him every step of the way. And now welcome to Fort Pelosi, where Democrats are deciphering walls from within their own heavily guarded barbed wire wall. "
"Democrats don't want to protect you because they don't care about you, but they won't cut costs to protect themselves. … Ms. Spokeswoman, tear down this wall," she added.
You can see the ad below.
Madam Speaker, tear down this wall! pic.twitter.com/Vy6lIJuGc5
– Rep. Lauren Boebert (@RepBoebert) March 8, 2021
Boebert, a subscriber to the QAnon conspiracy theory, has previously complained about security at the home. they has made headlines in the past few weeks for refusing to obey a house rule set by lawmakers Those who refuse to go through metal detectors installed outside the home will be fined $ 5,000 for their first offense and $ 10,000 for each subsequent offense. Boebert tried to bypass politics and get her gun on the floor of the house.
“Speaker Pelosi has called us the enemy within us. There are metal detectors, ”said Boebert during a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). “I am there to defend our rights under the second amendment. This is not about attacking my weapon. This is about taking your gun and I will stand up for your God-given rights every day. "
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