Nancy Pelosi demands Alex Acosta resigns from Trump Cabinet over Epstein

Pelosi explains that Acosta "engaged in an unconscionable agreement with Jeffery Epstein" as U.S. Attorney

Published July 9, 2019 5:32PM (EDT)

Nancy Pelosi (Getty/Toya Sarno Jordan)
Nancy Pelosi (Getty/Toya Sarno Jordan)

This article originally appeared on Raw Story

Speaker Nancy Pelosi demanded the resignation of Labor Secretary Alex Acosta on Monday.

“Secretary Acosta must step down,” Pelosi posted on Twitter.

“As US Attorney, he engaged in an unconscionable agreement with Jeffrey Epstein kept secret from courageous, young victims preventing them from seeking justice,” she explained.

“This was known by [Donald Trump] when he appointed him to the cabinet,” she continued.

Pelosi added the hashtag, #AcostaResign.

By Bob Brigham

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