New Jersey The Congressman who led a few conservative Democrats to undermine President Joe Biden’s blood-curdling agenda has fired a former top Republican employee from the then-Congress office. Ron de Santis, R. Fla., Now governor of the state.
Jordan Colon joins Rep. Josh Gottimer, DNJ’s office as Legislative Director, legislator confirms in a statement Posted Friday on Twitter. Intercept contacted Gotham’s office on Thursday afternoon. Congressmen’s staff never responded, but the news broke this morning at a Politico. NewsletterNoting that Colin had been associated with Biden with veterans and military families, but not that he had worked for de Santas. In his statement, Gotham described Cologne’s experience as an undercover police officer.
Excited to add Jordan to our team as our new LD!
Jordan began his career as an undercover DC police officer serving in the Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force. She has fought legislation to help veterans with service dogs and was part of the Veterans and Military Families for Biden. pic.twitter.com/cnglJ1bHjf.
– Rep. Josh Gottimer (epRepJoshG) October 8, 2021.
Guttierez called Colon a “former” Republican who shifted to the Democratic Party after Donald Trump won the presidency in 2016, according to his legislative profile. Led policies that Trump himself will implement.
In December 2015, while Cologne served as legislative director of De Santas, the Florida Republican and San Ted Cruz, R. Texas, partnered to suspend the entry of refugees from Syria, Iraq and other Muslim-majority countries. Bills presented. The Anti-Terrorist Infiltration Prevention Act never excluded him from the committee, but Trump implemented the policy when he issued an executive order within the first week of his presidency that similarly Prevented refugees from entering the country.
Colon was also an investigative adviser to the late Sen. Tom Coburn, R. Oakley, and was a ranking member of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs. During that time, in December 2014, the senator led the Republican opposition on the committee led by Alejandro Murcas, now head of Biden’s Homeland Security, who is currently the No. 2 agency under former President Barack Obama. Were under consideration. Coburn Opposed Since Mayerkas’ nomination, the department’s inspector general has been investigating allegations that he unfairly influenced the visa program for foreign investors.
More recently, Cologne began participating in democratic politics. Supported Her husband, Jesse Cologne, campaigned as the party’s candidate against incumbent Republican Andy Harris in the 2018 congressional election. (Harris wins.) Later, in December 2020, the former D-Saints staff started. Is working for The Qatari embassy in Washington, D.C. received ڈالر 10,000 for its “US-Qatar relations and the business and political environment in the United States,” as well as lobbying from the embassy. Colon Informed DOJ that he quit working for the country on August 31.
She has now joined Gotham’s Democratic Party at a critical time for her party. With both houses of Congress and the White House, Democrats have a rare opportunity to pass key reforms, but their slim majority in the House and Senate makes every vote – including Gotham – necessary.
Gothammer made waves in August when he called on eight other Democrats, led by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, de Caliph. Leave his strategy Hanging a floor vote on the Senate’s corporate-backed, bilateral infrastructure bill to complete an important reconciliation process. The congressman and his allies wanted an immediate vote on the former, but that would have disappointed him and other conservative Democrats to gain greater Medicare coverage, universal pre-kindergarten, paid family leave, and other domestic priorities. To pass a very ambitious bill. Of the Biden administration
Pelosi agreed to hold a floor vote by September 27, but the deadline was eventually delayed with Biden’s support, when progressives threatened to cut their support because the reconciliation process was not yet complete. Gothaimer Convicted Progressive to self-proclaimed radical tactics, although their tactics work to secure the original two-track strategy and secure a spending package that does not even meet their own policy goals, such as Medicare for آل۔