Pelosi: Marjorie Taylor Greene’s ‘Verbal Assault’ and ‘Abuse’ of AOC ‘In all probability Is a Matter for the Ethics Committee’

House spokeswoman Nancy Pelosi suggested Thursday that the ethics committee investigate Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene after the Georgia Republican addressed Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Wednesday before Congress.

“It’s so pale you wonder if it’s probably an ethics committee business,” said spokesman Pelosi, according to Jamie Dupree, a Capitol Hill reporter.

“It was reported to our office … our colleague’s verbal assault, really abuse,” added Pelosi, noted Forbes’ Andrew Solender.

“This is beneath the dignity of any person serving in the United States Congress and is a cause of trauma and fear among members, especially after a riot,” added Newsweek’s Elizabeth Crisp.

According to the Washington Post, two of their reporters “saw Ocasio-Cortez (NY) leave the chamber of the house late Wednesday afternoon before Greene (Ga.) Shouted” Hey Alexandria “twice to get their attention.”

Green “confronted” Ocasio-Cortez “aggressively,” the Post reported, “falsely accusing her of supporting” terrorists “and leading the New York Congressmen’s office to call on the leadership to ensure that Congress was” a safer one. ” , civil place for all members and employees remains. ‘”

“When Ocasio-Cortez kept running, Greene picked up her pace and started yelling at her and asking why she supported Antifa, a loose group of left-wing activists, and Black Lives Matter, who they mistakenly call” terrorists ” Designated groups. Greene also called out that Ocasio-Cortez could not defend her “radical socialist” beliefs by refusing to publicly debate the newcomer from Georgia. “

Watch the Speaker of the House:

House spokeswoman Nancy Pelosi says the ethics committee should “likely” deal with the “verbal attack” and “abuse” of Rep. @AOC (D-NY) by Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) at yesterday Capitol deal.

– The recount (@therecount) May 13, 2021

Pelosi: Marjorie Taylor Greene’s “Verbal Attack” and “Abuse” by AOC, “Likely an Ethics Committee Matter” first appeared in the New Civil Rights Movement.

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