Rep. Comer: Probe Biden Official Over Potential Hatch Act Violations

Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., is requesting a White House special counsel probe into Biden administration official Xochitl Torres Small for potential Hatch Act violations, Newsmax has learned.

Comer’s letter, dated Sept. 30, pleads for an investigation into claims that the former New Mexico congresswoman is using her current position in the Department of Agriculture to raise money for Democrats nationally — including her husband.

“Committee Republicans are concerned Under Secretary [for Rural Development Torres] Small continues to fundraise for Democrats while she serves as a political appointee in the USDA,” wrote Comer, the ranking member of the House Oversight and Reform Committee.

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