GOP Congressman-Elect Getting Heat Over Résumé Fraud Allegations


At a glance

  • Santos is congressman-elect for New York’s third Congressional District, which covers the stretch of northern Long Island closest to New York City. 
  • He is slated to be sworn in on January 3 when the new Congress convenes.
  • Santos claimed he earned degrees in finance and economics at Baruch College and New York University.
  • However, NYU and Baruch both confirmed to CNN and the Times that they could find no records of Santos attending either school.

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