Photos show Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-NC) partying in women’s lingerie and hoop earrings.
Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) commented on the pics:
— Rep. Eric Swalwell (@RepSwalwell) April 22, 2022
POLITICO could not independently verify the photos, which are screenshots of original images. They were provided to POLITICO by a person formerly close to Cawthorn and his campaign. A second person formerly close to Cawthorn and his campaign confirmed the origin of the photos. The date the photos were taken is unclear, though they appear to show Cawthorn sitting in a wheelchair, indicating the event happened after his accident. In the photos, he is wearing a distinctive pendant necklace that has appeared in other images and videos of Cawthorn. The photos…