VIDEO: Students slam Pelosi, Cuomo as ‘hypocritical’ for violating their own COVID rules

  • Campus Reform recently spoke to students about Nancy Pelosi and Andrew Cuomo being caught violating their own coronavirus lockdown rules.
  • Most students said the Dem pair was “hypocritical” for their actions.
  • “We’re doing the things they want us to do, but they don’t want to do it...it’s just literally the definition of being a hypocrite”

“...they’re just abusing the power they have."   

After Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi was caught violating coronavirus lockdown rules by getting her hair done at a salon and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo was recently photographed without a mask, Campus Reform Digital Reporter Eduardo Neret spoke to students to get their reactions on leaders who have not been following the very rules they have been trying to enforce.

Most students said Pelosi and Cuomo’s actions were “hypocritical.”

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“We’re doing the things they want us to do, but they don’t want to do it...it’s just literally the definition of being a hypocrite,” one student said.

“Yes I do feel like it’s hypocritical to impose these rules,” another added.

“Yeah, and they’re just abusing the power they have,” a different student said.

Neret then asked students if they felt coronavirus rules were being implemented for political power.

[RELATED: VIDEO: Students say it would be ‘weak’ for Biden to skip debates with Trump]

“They probably just think they’re above the law,” one student said.

“Yeah, I do believe that they are getting more controllive [sic] because, you know, in November we have the upcoming election, so,” one student argued.

“It’s just no coincidence that this all just happened the one year that we have to reelect the next president,” another student added. “Like, it just doesn’t seem like a coincidence to me.”

Students also told Neret that they wouldn’t vote for politicians like Pelosi and Cuomo who exhibited this type of behavior.

“I feel like the sad truth is, is that no matter what politician one is going to vote for, that they all are like that,” one student explained.


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Eduardo Neret is a digital reporter for Campus Reform. Prior to taking on his current position, Eduardo served as the Senior Florida Correspondent for Campus Reform and founded a conservative web publication where he hosted a series of interviews with notable conservative commentators and public figures. Eduardo’s work has appeared on the Fox News Channel, FoxNews.com, The Washington Examiner, Daily Caller, The Drudge Report, The Blaze, and The Daily Wire. He most recently served as a contributor to the Red Alert Politics section of The Washington Examiner. In addition to his independent journalism, Neret also previously worked at the Department of Justice and the Fox News Channel. He has appeared on numerous radio programs and NewsMaxTV to discuss his work and comment on relevant political issues.

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