Good morning. It’s Friday. Today we’ll look at details of Representative George Santos’s spending that were laid out by the House Ethics Committee. We’ll also look at what Mayor Eric Adams’s budget cuts will mean for municipal services.
Credit…Kenny Holston/The New York Times
Just when it seemed there was nothing more to say about Representative George Santos, the House Ethics Committee added several attention-grabbing words: Ferragamo, Hermès, Sephora and Botox.
They were deep in the committee’s damning but dryly written report on Santos’s spending, which also mentioned thousands of dollars that Santos spent at spas. A footnote said “one former staffer” had told the committee that Santos “once brought him to a Botox appointment when there was a campaign event nearby.”
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