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Senate Republicans move against ‘nutty’ House member in widening GOP rift

Key GOP leaders are seeking to marginalize Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene as extreme while shoring up support for Rep. Liz Cheney, who voted to impeach former president Donald Trump.

House Republicans weigh stripping Greene from committee assignments

The fate of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's future is now in the hands of a group of House Republicans who are deliberating whether to punish the Georgia congresswoman for extreme comments she made before winning her seat, as a growing number of Senate Republicans say she shouldn't be welcome in the party.

Biden signs orders on immigration; impeachment managers call Trump ‘singularly responsible’ for riot

The president plans to hold a White House event focused on measures to "modernize" the immigration system. House impeachment managers laid out their case against former president Donald Trump in advance of next week’s scheduled Senate trial.

"There Are Many Democrats Who Said Unsavory Things - Anti-Semitic Things" - Rep. Devin Nunes Defends Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from Media Onslaught (VIDEO)

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday called freshman GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (GA) a “cancer for the Republican Party.” “Somebody who’s suggested that perhaps no airplane hit the Pentagon on 9/11, that horrifying school shootings were pre-staged, and that the Clintons crashed JFK Jr.’s airplane is not living in reality,” McConnell said in…

2019 video shows Rep. Greene telling people to flood the Capitol - CNN Video

CNN's Erin Burnett takes a look at Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's (R-GA) conspiracy theories and how some House Republicans remain silent about her, but publicly bash Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) after she voted to impeach President Trump.

Analysis: Why Mitch McConnell chose *this* moment to condemn Marjorie Taylor Greene

Nothing Mitch McConnell does is without a significant amount of thinking and strategy behind it. It's why he's in his seventh term representing Kentucky in the Senate -- and why he has been the chamber's leading Republican for more than a decade.

Opinion: What's gotten into Mitch McConnell?

Why has the Senate minority leader made a series of recent moves that break with many of his fellow Republicans? Freedom from the shackles of the Trump presidency, and his astute political calculation that he has a now-or-never opportunity to lead the GOP away from the toxicity of Trump and QAnon crazies like Marjorie Taylor Greene, writes Richard Bond.

Analysis: A radical idea to solve the GOP civil war

The dominant storyline in American politics at the moment is the ongoing battle between the establishment wing and the Trump wing of the Republican Party.

Greene's future on House committees in limbo after GOP meeting

The House Republican Steering Committee on Tuesday night did not reach a decision on whether Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) will retain her committee assignments, two GOP sources familiar with the talks said.

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