House to vote on Gosar censure and committee removal over anime video Wednesday

House to vote on Gosar censure and committee removal over anime video Wednesday


House lawmakers will vote Wednesday on a resolution to censure Arizona Republican Rep. Paul Gosar and remove him from the Committee on Oversight and Reform, a source familiar with the plans told the Washington Examiner.

The rare censure measure was prompted by a video Gosar tweeted last week that featured the faces of Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, President Joe Biden, and himself cast over animated characters from the Japanese anime series Attack on Titan. AOC’s and Biden’s faces were edited onto those of the show’s villains, and Gosar’s character killed AOC and assaulted Biden.

The resolution will not strip Gosar from all committee assignments, though, as was the case with Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene at the beginning of the

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