Postmaster General Louis DeJoy (screengrab)
The FBI is investigating postmaster general Louis DeJoy, and social media users couldn't be happier.
The Donald Trump appointee blamed for snarling Postal Service routes and slowing deliveries during the 2020 election and holiday season is under investigation for possibly illegal campaign fundraising activity involving his former business, and prosecutors have issued a subpoena of DeJoy seeking information about those activities.
The news was greeted with cheers by many Twitter users.
Is anyone surprised that Postmaster General Louis DeJoy was forcing his employees to make political donations then… https://t.co/dzFCahaRpS— Chris Hahn (@Chris Hahn) 1622740880.0
Wouldn't go that far but DeJoy is being investigated for the apparent crime that got him the Postmaster General job… https://t.co/fiPjt4kLIH— LOL🇺🇸GOP (@LOL🇺🇸GOP) 1622741384.0
My day was going, “OK.” And then outta the blue, this news article popped up on my screen. And my day got much MUCH… https://t.co/wdvRh2zAnM— Huston McKinney, CPA (@Huston McKinney, CPA) 1622736790.0
Just put a stamp on him and mail him to DeJail. #DeJoy https://t.co/vSViny7kkE— Nancy Lee Grahn (@Nancy Lee Grahn) 1622740879.0
Hmm, so it looks like there may be a way to get rid of DeJoy after all. Good to know. #DeJail— Tim Wise (@Tim Wise) 1622741647.0
Biden firing DeJoy and letting the lawyers sort it out would be a defining move -- like Reagan firing the air traff… https://t.co/5HMX9chzFH— LOL🇺🇸GOP (@LOL🇺🇸GOP) 1622737028.0
According to a former employee, DeJoy "would ask employees to make contributions at the same time that he would say… https://t.co/mjUApw0erq— Dena Grayson, MD, PhD (@Dena Grayson, MD, PhD) 1622738318.0
Criminal probes confirmed into Donald Trump, Matt Gaetz, Louis DeJoy, Proud Boys ... what a difference a year makes.— Robert J. DeNault (@Robert J. DeNault) 1622737580.0
DeJoy, Trump, Ivanka, Junior, Weisselberg, Eric, Toensing, Rudy, and Matt Gaetz walk into a bar. It’s a special b… https://t.co/aXoPL3h5lr— Mueller, She Wrote (@Mueller, She Wrote) 1622741414.0