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A congresswoman showed up to vote as Batgirl and Republicans are criticizing her


Rep. Katie Porter of South California decided to wear a costume to congress on Halloween, but the decision isn't sitting well with many Republicans. Porter showed up to the capitol on Thursday in full Batgirl regalia, complete with a mask, a cape, and knee-high boots.  

According to Mediate, she eventually dressed in more business formal clothing but kept the mask on for a vote in the Financial Services Committee. That didn't stop the haters, though. In a tweet, the National Republican Congressional Committee wrote: