News Ticker >
[ December 14, 2019 ]

Democrat Congressman Leaving Party Over Impeachment, Becoming Republican

[ December 14, 2019 ]

Hacked!

[ December 14, 2019 ]

In Paris suburbs, a man screaming “Allahu Akbar” and armed with a knife died after...

[ December 14, 2019 ]

Obama never abused his power- I mean, no more than 15 times

[ December 14, 2019 ]

FREE SPEECH BATTLE: Panel Looks Likely to Overturn Detroit’s Ban on AFDI’s Religious Liberty Ads

[ December 14, 2019 ]

FBI: Univ of New Mexico Muslim student from Saudi Arabia had KILL LIST

[ December 14, 2019 ]

Warren Campaign Touted Endorsement From Antisemitic Politician Who Called Cory Booker ‘AIPAC Puppet’: Report

[ December 14, 2019 ]

Born in 1823? You can still vote in Detroit, according to a lawsuit

[ December 14, 2019 ]

Corbyn’s bloodbath defeat in UK election sends ‘catastrophic warning’ to 2020 Dems

[ December 14, 2019 ]

New Poll Numbers Show Florida Republican Governor Ron DeSantis Is Insanely Popular

House Ethics Committee announced it’s investigating Jihad-Rep. Rashida Tlaib

21

The idea that Tlaib or Omar et al must adhere to rule of law will be met with howls of ‘islamophobia.’

BREAKING: Congress Releases Messages Showing Tlaib Asked Campaign For Personal Money, Announces Investigation Into Her

BY: Ryan Saavedra, Daily Wire, November 14, 2019:

The House Ethics Committee announced on Thursday that it is investigating Democrat Rep. Rashida Tlaib (MI) 0ver internal messages that she allegedly sent in 2018 asking her congressional campaign for money for personal expenses, which is a potential crime.

The announcement came in response to a referral that the committee received from the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE), which alleged: “Rep. Tlaib’s campaign committee, Rashida Tlaibfor Congress, reported campaign disbursements that may not be legitimate and verifiablecampaign expenditures attributable to bona fide campaign or political purposes. If Rep. Tlaibconverted campaign funds from Rashida Tlaib for Congress to personal use, or if Rep. Tlaib’scampaign committee expended funds that were not attributable to bona fide campaign or political purposes, then Rep. Tlaib may have violated House rules, standards of conduct, and federal law.”The OCE recommended that Tlaib be investigated “because there is substantial reason to believe that Rep. Tlaib converted campaign funds from Rashida Tlaib for Congress to personal use or Rep. Tlaib’s campaign committee expended funds that were not attributable to bona fide campaign or political purposes.”

“Texts and emails released by the Ethics Committee show Tlaib frantically contacting members of her staff for financial help,” Fox News’ Gregg Re reported. “The OCE also attached scans of checks made out to Tlaib from her campaign, totaling thousands of dollars.”

“I am struggling financially right now. … I am sinking,” Tlaib wrote on April 4, 2018, later adding, “So I was thinking the campaign could loan me money, but Ryan said that the committee could actually pay me. I was thinking a one time payment of 5k.”

In another email dated April 27, 2018, Tlaib wrote,  “I am just not going to make it through the campaign without a stipend. With the loss of a second income to lean back on, I am requesting $2,000 per two weeks but not exceeding $12,000. The cost of living stipend is going towards much needed expenses due to campaigning that includes car maintenance, child care and other necessities.”

Fox News also highlighted a text message exchange that Tlaib had with her future chief of staff Ryan Anderson and her future senior aide Andy Goddeeris:

Tlaib: “Sorry for the early text but do you think the campaign can still pay me a stipend until the general. Trying to get out of debt.”

Anderson: “I think we definitely afford to do so. But we need to really clearly define your time and space if you’re also working at Sugar, the combo might draw the most concern.”

Goddeeris: “I think if you’re going to take a salary from the campaign, which I think you should, you should think hard about whether you need to be working part time at Sugar, because if you didn’t like the media’s reaction to you taking a salary while campaigning full time you probably won’t like the story that Rashida is paying herself from the campaign while getting paid by her job.

Tlaib is no stranger to controversy as she has repeatedly been in the national spotlight over her anti-Semitic beliefs and statements.

Late this summer, Israel banned Tlaib and Democrat Rep. Ilhan Omar (MN) from entering the country, “stating that the two far-left members of Congress planned to harm Israel, increase incitement against it, and planned to meet with organizations that have expressed support for terrorism against it,” The Daily Wire reported.

The Truth Must be Told

Your contribution supports independent journalism

Please take a moment to consider this. Now, more than ever, people are reading Geller Report for news they won't get anywhere else. But advertising revenues have all but disappeared. Google Adsense is the online advertising monopoly and they have banned us. Social media giants like Facebook and Twitter have blocked and shadow-banned our accounts. But we won't put up a paywall. Because never has the free world needed independent journalism more.

Everyone who reads our reporting knows the Geller Report covers the news the media won't. We cannot do our ground-breaking report without your support. We must continue to report on the global jihad and the left's war on freedom. Our readers’ contributions make that possible.

Geller Report's independent, investigative journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. But we do it because we believe our work is critical in the fight for freedom and because it is your fight, too.

Please contribute to our ground-breaking work here.


Make a monthly commitment to support The Geller Report – choose the option that suits you best.

Contribute Monthly - Choose One

Have a tip we should know? Your anonymity is NEVER compromised. Email tips@thegellerreport.com

Pin It on Pinterest