The Secret Service is aware of a litany of threats made by attorney Lin Wood, a spokesperson confirmed to the Washington Examiner.
Wood, a supporter of President Trump who has repeatedly promoted conspiracy theories claiming that he won the presidential election and has made violent statements about a handful of conservatives whom he has deemed not sufficiently loyal to the president, has gotten the attention of the Secret Service.
“We are aware of the comments and take all threats against our protectees seriously,” a Secret Service spokesperson told the Washington Examiner on Saturday in response to an inquiry about Wood’s comments.
A recent target of his ire has been Vice President Mike Pence, who presided over the joint session of Congress on Wednesday in which lawmakers certified President-elect Joe Biden’s electoral victory. The president and many conservative lawmakers pressured Pence to overturn the election, even though he said he didn’t have that power constitutionally.
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