Congresswoman at Border With Trump Skipped In-Person House Vote Citing Pandemic

Rep. McClain voted by proxy last Tuesday and Wednesday in a letter seen by Newsweek where she said she was “unable to physically attend proceedings in the House Chamber due to the ongoing public health emergency.”

Newsweek saw House clerk documents that showed Rep. McClain opted to cast an a vote remotely by proxy when she was in southern Texas as former President Donald Trump railed against the Democrats‘ handling of the ongoing border crisis.

Source: Congresswoman at Border With Trump Skipped In-Person House Vote Citing Pandemic