ABC NEWS – Santos, who is facing his third expulsion vote this year on Friday, debated several lawmakers, including fellow Republicans arguing for his removal, calling him a “total fraud and serial liar.” Santos and his supporters — who included Republican Reps. Troy Nehls, Clay Higgins and Matt Gaetz — argued that the New York congressman’s expulsion would set a dangerous precedent and is not reflective of the wishes of the voters who elected him. “Every member expelled in history of this institution has been convicted of crimes or Confederate turncoats guilty of treason. Neither of those apply to me, but here we are,” Santos said.
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