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Devin Nunes to resign from Congress by end of 2021, will head Trump media company – Fresno, California

Fresno, California 2021-12-06 18:39:06 –

Fresno, Calif. (KFSN)-Valley Congressman Devin Nunes has announced that he will leave the House of Representatives at the end of 2021.

Republican Nunez has represented California’s 22nd Parliamentary District for ten terms, including parts of Fresno and Turea counties.

He did not specify his plan after resigning, Statement from President Donald Trump’s company He said he intends to serve as Chief Executive Officer of the Trump Media & Technology Group.

After the state’s constituency change committee recently released a new draft political map, the 22nd Parliamentary District is expected to become one of the areas affected by California’s changing political climate.

On Monday afternoon, Nunes made an announcement in a letter to his members.

“It was my privilege to serve the people of the San Joaquin Valley of California for 19 years in the US House of Representatives … Recently, I was given a new opportunity to fight for the most important issues I believe in. I am writing to let you know that I will be leaving the House of Representatives at the end of 2021 as I have decided to pursue this opportunity. “

Democrat Phil Arballo, who was defeated against Nunez in the 2020 parliamentary race, made the first brief statement in response to Nunez’s announcement.

He wrote briefly:
“Good mess.”

In a later tweet, he wrote: The race and we win. “

The Trump Media and Technology Group is preparing to launch a social media platform aimed at rivaling Twitter, which blocked Trump’s account in January after the deadly storm of the US Capitol.

(There is input from the Associated Press)

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