January 13, 2021
By Rick Mellerup
Congressman Andy Kim, who represents Barnegat Township and 50 % of Stafford Township in New Jersey’s 3rd Congressional District, built national and even global news on Thursday morning.
He didn’t do it by generating a dramatic speech on the Property floor through the debates regarding the overturning of Arizona’s and Pennsylvania’s electoral results. He did not do it by casting a deciding vote regarding people troubles thinking about both the Home and Senate swatted away people initiatives by big majorities. Kim built information by picking up trash.
He used about an hour and a half in the early early morning hrs on Thursday adhering to the dramatic insurrection in the Capitol developing the day ahead of, assisting law enforcement bagging up tossed-absent h2o bottles, pizza packing containers, cigarette butts and even a crumpled American flag. An Associated Press photographer caught him in the act on his palms and knees, however in suit and tie, and the images went viral.
“When you see one thing you enjoy which is broken, you want to resolve it,” Kim told a reporter. “I like the Capitol. I’m honored to be there. This building is remarkable, and the Rotunda in certain is just awe-inspiring. How lots of a great number of generations have been influenced in that area?” —R.M.