Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Unwell.) laid into his colleague, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.), on Sunday following her attorneys characterized her as a sufferer, not a perpetrator, of the U.S. Capitol attack.
“For Marjorie Taylor Greene to say she’s a sufferer. It is remarkable how folks like her assault all people for getting a sufferer,” Kinzinger said on CBS’ “Face The Nation.”
“I imply, she assaulted I assume a survivor’s family from a faculty shooting at some issue in D.C.,” he said. “She stood outside of congresswoman’s place of work and yelled at her via a mail slot and said she was far too scared to arrive out and confront her.
“And then when Marjorie Taylor Greene is confronted, she’s all of a unexpected a sufferer and a very poor helpless congresswoman which is just trying to do her work.”
“That’s insane,” he additional.
Kinzinger was seemingly referring to two video clips of Greene in 2019 ahead of she was elected to Congress. In a person, she is viewed persistently harassing Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg in the vicinity of the U.S. Capitol. In another, Greene screams abuse at Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez via the mailbox to her workplace, telling her to “stop staying a infant and cease locking your door and occur out and experience the American citizens that you serve.”
Past 7 days, legal professionals symbolizing Greene in a legal struggle to maintain her title on the key ballot in Georgia argued in a courtroom submitting that Greene “was not a participant in the January 6th violence—she was a sufferer.”
“She was sequestered for hours, she was frightened and perplexed, and she and her family members feared for her existence,” lawyers argued, professing Greene had
A group of Greene’s constituents represented by Absolutely free Speech for Folks, an group that advocates for truthful elections, is making an attempt to disqualify Greene from operating for reelection, arguing she violated the Fourteenth Amendment by collaborating in the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection.