Nassau County DA declares probe into George Santos

The highest prosecutor in Nassau County, New York, on Wednesday mentioned her workplace would examine Rep.-elect George Santos (R-N.Y.) after reviews emerged he had fabricated giant elements of his private {and professional} historical past.

“The quite a few fabrications and inconsistencies related to Congressman-Elect Santos are nothing in need of beautiful,” Nassau County District Legal professional Anne Donnelly (R) mentioned in a press release.

“The residents of Nassau County and different elements of the third district will need to have an trustworthy and accountable consultant in Congress. Nobody is above the regulation and if against the law was dedicated on this county, we’ll prosecute it.”

A report from The New York Occasions printed earlier this month delivered to gentle quite a few cases by which Santos had apparently misrepresented his training {and professional} working historical past on the marketing campaign path.

In an interview with The New York Submit printed earlier this week, he admitted to “embellishing” his resume however argued it might not impression his capability to legislate and serve his constituents.