Publisher’s Note: When I first read about Nancy Pelosi’ husband Paul being arrested for a DUI i started searching and to be honest I wasn’t surprised that very few mainstream news sources had any information.
It is alarming and we all, both Republicans, Independents and Democrats when the media doesn’t hold certain elected officials and their families members accountable.
At the heart of a journalist’s constitutional responsibilities should be the business of holding elected officials accountable, keeping a check on society and institutions of power.
Journalists often refer to themselves as the “watchdog.”
Reporters should be helping to watch over their communities and the actions of government leaders—all in the name of looking out for the public’s best interest.
Nancy Pelosi’s husband Paul, 82, arrested for DUI
According to the New York Post, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s husband was arrested in California this weekend and charged with drunk driving.
Paul Pelosi, 82, was nabbed just before midnight in Napa County, California, and charged with one count of driving under the influence and another for driving with a blood alcohol content level of 0.08 or higher, according to a sheriff’s office online booking report.
The California Democrat’s husband was booked at around 4:13 a.m. Sunday and released a few hours later at 7:26 a.m., the online records show.
Pelosi’s bail had been set at $5,000 on the two misdemeanors
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