The noisy crazy assed and loose mouth House lawmaker has been quietly playing up to new Speaker of the House……
Greene touted how the document allowed Republicans to show not just what they were against but what they were for. She also said that while everyone might not agree with everything, the proposal represented a great start, added this person, who described Greene’s support as “super surprising.”
The next day, when McCarthy traveled to the Pittsburgh suburbs to publicly unveil the Commitment to America, Greene joined him, sitting just behind his right shoulder and beaming and applauding throughout.
The tableau illustrated the slow remaking of Marjorie Taylor Greene — from an incendiary irritant of her own party’s leadership to a slightly-less-incendiary Republican team player, including opposing many of her usual hard-right allies this month by backing McCarthy as House speaker.
Greene’s evolution was part of a deliberate effort that began during her turbulent first term in Congress, in which she alienated both Democrats and Republicans by parroting conspiracy theories and making a series of offensive comments…
Greene calculated that McCarthy was likely to be the next House speaker — and that her best opportunity at political relevancy was aligning herself with him, one of these people said. She also made the strategic decision to position herself as conduit between the populist base and her party’s leaders, reasoning that she could lobby for more of her conservative priorities if she had strong relationships between both camps, said a second person, who recently spoke with Greene….
image…Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) speaks with Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) in the House chamber as the search for speaker continued during a meeting of the 118th Congress, Friday, Jan. 6, 2023…Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post
My Name Is Jack says
Oh don’t worry
She’s a anti Semitic ,racist Georgia cracker.
She can’t help herself.
Trash is trash.
She will be back at it shortly .
It HAS gotten her ass in trouble before….
McCarthy needs her…
But others do NOT and are afraid of her negitive noise in the media….
But I agree with ya….
She’ll be talking shit after McCathy seems to throw here bone….