• The GOP lawmaker who let far-right protesters into the Oregon State Capitol has been expelled after he was caught on video plotting the incursion

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    In this Dec. 21, 2020, photo, pro-Trump and anti-mask demonstrators hold a rally outside the Oregon State Capitol as legislators meet for an emergency session in Salem, Ore.
    Andrew Selsky, File/AP
    State Rep. Mike Nearman was expelled from Oregon's legislature on Thursday.
    Other lawmakers voted him out for aiding the storming of the state Capitol in December 2020.
    Video footage shows Nearman giving advice to protesters on how to get in.
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