Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene is Rep. Matt Gaetz’s “partner in slime,” says CNN’s Jim Acosta.
The pair of Republicans have been “inciting their crowds,” with Gaetz calling for “the ability to maintain an armed rebellion against the government if that becomes necessary” and Greene comparing wearing facial coverings to the Holocaust, actions that Acosta deemed “shameful.”
“What would the Greatest Generation tell us about the peril, the danger, in looking the other way when the forces of fanaticism are on the rise?” Acosta asked of the lawmakers’ words.
Later on CNN Newsroom with Jim Acosta, after playing a segment in which a CNN reporter spoke to constituents in Greene’s district, Acosta said of the congresswoman, “I think her brain is broke.”
Greene said on May 21 that Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s requirement for House members to continue wearing masks until they could prove their COVID-19 vaccination status