Fox News Sunday anchor Chris Wallace took the opportunity to discuss a recent controversy over the hashtag trending on Twitter.TODAY in the nation’s capital, Capitol Police are conducting an investigation of a social media post that led Capitol Police to investigate political commentator John Hegseth for “disorderly conduct” after he retweeted an offensive tweet about a congressional district.
The tweet read, “If we need to move a gun, let’s do it at our own expense.
We should not have to pay for it.”
Hegsethi tweeted about a tweet from Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., in which he claimed that “Democrats and Democrats alone” are responsible for “the vast majority of our problems” in Congress.
The district is in Washington state’s northern part of the state, in a rural area known as The Klamath Mountains.
Jay Inslee called on HegSeth to resign.
HegSethi, a member of the Congressional Black Caucus, has said he is not interested in serving in Congress and has vowed to run for Congress in 2020.
His tweet sparked an investigation from the Department