Top Republicans on several House committees demanded answers from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi about security decisions made leading up to and on the day of the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi came under criticism due to the contents of her financial disclosure in January 2021. Claims were issued that Pelosi purchased Tesla stocks a day before U.S. President Joe Biden announced his bid to shift the federal fleet to all-electric vehicles.
Republicans wanted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to pay a hefty fine after allegedly skirting the metal detectors outside the House chambers on Thursday. Pelosi earlier imposed a rule requiring all members of the House to go through the heightened security measure.