Ben Goldey had drafted his letter of resignation on January 6 as a consequence of discomfort with the way in which Boebert reacted to the riot and its aftermath, the supply stated, however he waited to formally resign till he may have an viewers with the freshman congresswoman, which got here on Friday. The supply stated Goldey needed to totally clarify his reasoning and resign in individual.
Jeff Small, Boebert’s chief of workers, advised CNN in an announcement on Saturday that “the workplace doesn’t touch upon inner personnel issues with particular person staff.”
“It’s a disgrace that Nancy Pelosi is making an attempt to disarm Members of Congress within the very place that wanted extra safety on January 6,” Boebert stated in an announcement earlier this week. “It’s clear steel detectors wouldn’t have deterred the violent acts we noticed; this political stunt does nothing to enhance the security of Members within the Capitol complicated.”