Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi just told reporters that she doesn’t have “any concern” about Rep. Eric Swalwell and his relationship with a Chinese spy:

Watch for yourself:

She’s also won’t remove him from the Intelligence Committee:

And she’s disappointed in Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy for trying to make it an issue:

She wants Rep. McCarthy to focus on Republicans and QAnon instead:

This is what’s called an “emergency narrative redirect”:

So, newly-elected members that might have liked social media QAnon posts just cancel out a possible sex scandal with a Chinese spy? Good to know!

“This is absolutely cowardly and hypocritical”:

What are they going to do in a few months when he’s gone?