Va. Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax calls GOP invitation to sexual assault accusers ‘political theater’

Va. Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax calls GOP invitation to sexual assault accusers ‘political theater’
Justin Fairfax (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – We’re old enough to remember the Left’s meltdown over Brett Kavanaugh.]

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax dismissed Republican calls for his sexual assault accusers to testify before the state House of Representatives, calling it “political theater.”

Fairfax has been accused of sexual assault in the past month by two women, both in the early 2000s, one while he was a college student at Duke University in 2000 and another at the 2004 Democratic National Convention.

“This week, House Republicans voted overwhelmingly against the ERA [Equal Rights Amendment],” a spokesperson for Fairfax said Friday. “Now suddenly the same Republicans want to distract the public from their record of opposition to women’s rights by engaging in political theater.

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“The Lt. Governor has consistently denied the unsubstantiated allegations against him and he has consistently requested a full, fair, independent, impartial, and non-political investigation by law enforcement,” the spokesperson continued. “Obviously this House Republican led effort is partisan.”

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