Rep Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said Rep Marjorie Taylor Greene is not doing well and needs help.
CNN’s Manu Raju tweeted:
“She is a deeply ill woman. And clearly needs help. And his kind of fixation has been going on for several years now. At this point, I think the depth has also raised concerns for the other members, ”AOC on MTG
– Manu Raju (@mkraju) May 14, 2021
Jake Sherman of Punchbowl News supported Raju and said he had heard similar statements from Republicans in Congress:
I heard it from members on both sides of the aisle. https://t.co/yHYQzjkL9m
– Jake Sherman (@JakeSherman) May 14, 2021
Here’s the video of Greene from 2019 harassing the AOC office:
New: Video deleted since 2019 shows MTG harassment @AOCthe office by a locked door. Calling her “crazy eyes” and telling her through the slot in the office mailbox to “get rid of her diaper” while telling the office to open the door and get out. https://t.co/QgcJucs4o8 pic.twitter.com/ccTufF90Z9
– andrew kaczynski (@KFILE) May 14, 2021
Representative Cori Bush had to relocate her office away from Greene’s due to threats and security concerns. Greene has already been removed from his committee duties by the plenary chamber.
The problem is, it takes a two-thirds vote to kick a member out, so as long as Kevin McCarthy and other House Republicans refuse to vote for his removal, President Pelosi and the Democrats don’t have enough votes. to eliminate the wrong security threat. the House.
Taylor Greene appears to be ill and unfit to serve in the House, and she must be kicked out before anything tragic happens.
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Mr. Easley is the Founder / Editor, which is White House Press Pool, and a Congressional Correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason holds a bachelor’s degree in political science. His graduate work has focused on public policy, with a specialization in social reform movements.
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