Opinion: MO Voters, We the people hold the real power! Is this someone you want representing you and your tax dollars?
Rep. Cori Bush (D-MO) stated that she will continue supporting “defunding the police” while paying tens of thousands of taxpayer dollars for private security.
During a Wednesday interview with CBS News about the CDC’s recent eviction moratorium, Bush was briefly pressed about her choice to use one-third of her campaign funds for security guards while advocating for the removal of funding from law enforcement.
“You faced some criticism in recent weeks over your push to defund the police,” noted one of the anchors. “Campaign records show that you spent roughly $70,000 on private security, and some critics say that move is hypocritical. What’s your response to those critics?” Read more from the Daily Wire.