Marjorie Taylor Greene's Hopes of Removing Ilhan Omar Appear Dashed

Posted on AllSides January 30th, 2023
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Marjorie Taylor Greene's support for Kevin McCarthy may be facing a new strain after she threw her support behind a move to remove Ilhan Omar from the House Foreign Affairs Committee.

The House Speaker had vowed to remove the Minnesota Democrat, citing prior allegedly antisemitic comments. After several Republicans came out against the bid, it appears McCarthy has bent to their will, instead of facing a potentially gruelling vote on the appointment.

McCarthy previously said he would like to remove Omar, setting up a potential floor vote in the closely...

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