Pelosi Statement on Congressman Tony Cárdenas
San Francisco — Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released the following statement on Congressman Tony Cárdenas:
“I have spoken with Congressman Cárdenas and he appropriately asked us to withhold judgement until there is a full investigation of the facts.
“As Members of Congress, we each have a responsibility to uphold the integrity of the House of Representatives, and any type of alleged misconduct must be investigated by the Ethics Committee. Congressman Cárdenas said he will fully cooperate with an Ethics investigation.
“I call upon the House Ethics Committee for a prompt investigation of this matter.”