Pelosi Letter to Ethics Committee on Investigation of Congressman Weiner

Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi sent a letter today to the Ethics Committee Chairman Jo Bonner and Ethics Committee Ranking Member Linda Sanchez on an investigation of Congressman Anthony Weiner’s disclosed conduct.  Yesterday, Leader Pelosi called for an Ethics Committee investigation to determine whether any official resources were used or any other violation of House rules occurred.

Below is the full text of today’s letter:

June 7, 2011

The Honorable Jo Bonner, Chairman
The Honorable Linda T. Sanchez, Ranking Member
Ethics Committee
1015 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515

Dear Chairman Bonner and Ranking Member Sanchez:

On June 6, 2011, Representative Anthony Weiner disclosed conduct which he described as inappropriate.

An investigation by the Ethics Committee to determine whether the Rules of the House of Representatives have been violated is warranted.


Democratic Leader