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House GOP grapples with Greene, Cheney as it defines itself

1 month ago   |   By WLWT

House Democrats planned a showdown vote for Thursday on removing Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from her committees for her embrace of calls to violence against Democrats and bizarre fictions about faked school shootings.
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House Set to Vote on Greene's Committee Assignments

House Set to Vote on Greene's Committee Assignments

1 month ago   |   By Newser

Democratic leaders in the House are set to hold a vote Thursday on whether Republican newcomer Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene should be removed from her two committee assignments. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer said that his Republican counterpart, Kevin McCarthy, is not ready to remove Greene from her spots on...
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House Rules members debate Marjorie Taylor Greene committee removals

House Rules members debate Marjorie Taylor Greene committee removals

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

WASHINGTON - Democrats and Republicans on the House Rules Committee condemned Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's conspiracy theories as “absolutely repugnant” and “sick” but disagreed on whether to strip her of her committee assignments. “This is truly sick stuff,” Democratic Chairman Jim McGovern said at the Wednesday afternoon hearing as Congress continues to wrestle with...
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Jury selection on pause for ex-cop charged in Floyd's death

Jury selection on pause for ex-cop charged in Floyd's death

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