Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., who has adopted the QAnon extremist ideology and has referred to as fatal school shootings in Connecticut and Florida “false-flag” functions by gun-regulate supporters, is signing up for the Home Education and Labor Committee.
Home Republicans who believed it was suitable to set on the instruction committee another person who is driven by simple fact-free of charge conspiracy theories are also assigning to the panel Rep. Madison Cawthorn, R-N.C. He tackled President Donald Trump’s Jan. 6 rally, falsely professing that Trump experienced received the November elections, prior to a mob of Trump supporters staged an attempted insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.
Greene, who has frequently manufactured racist comments, tweeted about her new assignment, indicating: “Very enthusiastic to be a part of Ranking Member @virginiafoxx and other folks on the House Education and learning and Labor Committee! Let us get to get the job done!” (She was referring to the position Republican on the committee, who announced new associates this 7 days.)
The committee is headed by Rep. Bobby Scott, D-Va. His workplace did not immediately reply to a question about Greene’s assignment to it. Neither did the workplaces of the Republican leadership in Congress.
Requested about her previous feedback about school shootings and QAnon, her push secretary, Nick Dyer, mentioned in an e mail to Training Week, which first documented on the committee assignments, and then to The Washington Submit:
“Congresswoman Greene is enthusiastic to join the Residence Training and Labor Committee. Rep. Greene is prepared to get to perform to reopen each faculty in The united states, extend college decision, secure homeschooling, winner religious flexibility for college student and instructors, and avert adult men and boys from unfairly competing with gals and ladies in athletics.”
Dyer did not react to e-mail asking about Greene’s aid for QAnon, a sprawling established of false promises that have coalesced into an extremist ideology that has radicalized its followers who allege that Trump has been secretly working to expose an elite cabal of kid sexual abusers – together with popular political figures in Washington – that has been concealed by America’s intelligence businesses and other “deep state” actors.
Greene also expressed aid for conspiracy theories about school shootings remaining phony and/or staged by gun-command advocates hoping to drum up aid for their bring about. They consist of the deadly 2012 assault at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut – which remaining 26 persons dead, like 20 young children – and the 2018 attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Superior University in Florida in 2018, which remaining 17 persons dead.
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Here’s the checklist of the 11 new Republican associates on the House education and learning committee:
Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks, R-Iowa
Rep. Burgess Owens, R-Utah
Rep. Bob Good, R-Va.
Rep. Lisa McClain, R-Mich.
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga.
Rep. Diana Harshbarger, R-Tenn.
Rep. Mary Miller, R-Ill.
Rep. Victoria Spartz, R-Ind.
Rep. Scott Fitzgerald, R-Wis.
Rep. Madison Cawthorn, R-N.C.
Rep. Michelle Steel, R-Calif.