MTG is 'Absolutely' Racist, Texas Democrat Says After Heated Exchange

By Olivia Smith | May 20, 2024

House Oversight Committee

During a tense House committee session, Representative Jasmine Crockett from Texas accused Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene from Georgia of "absolutely" being a racist.

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The House Oversight Committee convened to decide on whether to hold Attorney General Merrick Garland in contempt of Congress for his refusal to provide audio recordings of President Joe Biden's interview with special counsel Robert Hur.

The hearing

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In the midst of the hearing, Greene directed her words towards Crockett, saying: “I don’t think you know what you’re here for. I think your fake eyelashes are messing up what you’re reading.”