Greene: GOP Reps Who Betrayed Me Will Be Punished

The Washington Post reports:

At a news conference Friday morning outside the Capitol, Greene defended her treatment of David Hogg, one of the survivors of the 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., that left 17 dead. Asked Friday about her behavior toward Hogg, Greene declined to apologize. She noted that the activist “was an adult when I talked to him” in 2018.

She warned that the 11 Republicans who voted with Democrats on Thursday night to strip her of her committee assignments on Budget and Education panels would face retribution from their constituents for their “big betrayal.” “I hope that my Republican colleagues really think about what they’ve done,” she said. She repeatedly referred to Donald Trump as president though Biden has been in office since Jan. 20.

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