Pelosi asked to probe “contaminated” food after National Guard troops fell ill


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R and p. Chris Smith he sent a letter to the Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, asking them to investigate how a group of members of the New Jersey National Guard he became ill after eating perhaps the food “contaminated” while it was being deployed to protect the U.S. Capitol.

Smith (R-NJ) noted that about 30 members of the Garden State Guard became ill as well as troops from other states after being supplied with “contaminated and unhealthy food by a private sector vendor. “.

“Some have even declared vomit in the Senate parking lot,” Smith wrote in the letter he sent Wednesday. “Alarmingly, the soldiers noticed they were receiving almost completely raw meat, some of which, according to press reports, also contained pieces of shaved metal.”

Cooked meat, putrid food and foods containing metal pieces were taken from members of the National Guard in Washington, DC.
Cooked meat, putrid food and foods containing metal pieces were taken from members of the National Guard in Washington, DC.
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He also asked Pelosi to investigate the private tractor that supplied the food, have his contract “canceled,” and a new supplier named.

“The men and women deployed here from New Jersey and elsewhere to protect the Capitol deserve meals that are absolutely safe and healthy,” the letter continued.

A member of the National Guard said they found raw beef and metal chips in their food.
A member of the National Guard said they found raw beef and metal chips in their food.
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Dozens of National Guard troops defending the Capitol fell ill after eating the food, with a member of the Michigan Guard saying they found raw beef and metal scales.

“Yesterday, for example, there were 74 different dishes found with raw meat in them,” the sergeant told WXYZ station, sharing images of meat that looked completely raw in between.

“Just … the soldiers had found metal scratches in their food.”

Nancy Pelosi was invited to investigate how members of the National Guard at the Capitol became ill.
Nancy Pelosi was invited to investigate how members of the National Guard at the Capitol became ill.
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Troops, thousands remaining at the Capitol, were deployed after a crowd of supporters of former President Donald Trump descended on the building as Congress rallied to certify the Electoral College vote, giving victory to President Biden. (…)


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