Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO) is in hot water after she was caught fondling her date at a local theater showing of Beetlejuice. The incident, which was captured on camera, also showed Boebert vaping and being generally disruptive.
Boebert initially denied that she was acting out, but she later apologized when the incident received national attention. However, the scandal has continued to dog her, as it has been revealed that her campaign spent hundreds of dollars at the bar co-owned by her date, Quinn Gallagher.
NEW: Lauren Boebert spent hundreds of dollars in campaign donations on a party at the bar owned by her handsy ‘Beetlejuice’ date, her latest campaign finance filings show.
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Hooch Craft Cocktail Bar is known for being a gay-friendly bar that hosts drag shows, something that Boebert has publicly criticized. This has led to accusations of hypocrisy, and has further damaged Boebert’s reputation.
Boebert’s campaign has refused to comment on the matter, but the scandal is sure to have an impact on her political career. It remains to be seen whether she will be able to weather the storm, or whether she will be forced to resign.
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Boebert’s scandal has all the makings of a juicy gossip story. It has sex, politics, and hypocrisy, all rolled into one. It’s also a reminder that even powerful people are not immune to scandal.
It will be interesting to see how the story develops. Will Boebert be able to survive the scandal? Will her relationship with Gallagher last? And how will this affect her political career? Only time will tell.
In the meantime, sit back and enjoy the show!