While thousands of Americans are trapped in Afghanistan amid a chaotic Taliban takeover, Democrats vulnerable in the midterm elections attended a glitzy Democrat fundraiser, where they were pressured to vote for the two huge infrastructure bills before Congress next week.
Now-deleted Instagram photos showed Pelosi and other attendees maskless being attended by maskless staff at the event.
The fundraiser, for which tickets cost up to $29,000, was held outside in Napa, California.
Democrats Reps. Cindy Axne (IA), Carolyn Bourdeaux (GA), Angie Craig (MN), Sharice Davids (KS), Vicente Gonzalez (TX), Josh Harder (CA), Susie Lee (NV), Tom Malinowski (NJ), Haley Stevens (MI), and Lauren Underwood (IL) were honored by Pelosi and may be the beneficiaries of the money raised at the event.
The swanky affair may have seemed out of place juxtaposed wth the thousands of Americans trapped in Afghanistan as the Taliban hunts them and Afghan Christians door-to-door, looking for Bibles and even Bible apps on their phones as a reason to arrest or kill them.
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