• GOP state lawmaker facing criminal charges related to a video that appears to show him allowing right-wing protestors to enter the Oregon Capitol

    12 days ago - By Business Insider

    In this Dec. 21, 2020, file 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
    Video shows a GOP state lawmaker letting in protestors into the Oregon state capitol on December 21.
    Oregon Rep. Mike Nearman faces two charges in connection with the incident.
    Oregon Speaker of the House Tina Kotek called Nearman's actions a "serious breach of public trust."
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