House votes to yank committee posts from Marjorie Taylor Greene in rare rebuke

    The full U.S. House is set to vote Thursday to remove Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from the House Education and Labor Committee, and the Budget Committee. The outcry continues to grow over the Georgia Republican’s history of violent, racist comments and conspiracy theories. Stefani Reynolds/Getty Images
    The full U.S. House is set to vote Feb. 4 to remove Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from the House Education and Labor Committee, and the Budget Committee. The outcry continues to grow over the Georgia Republican’s history of violent, racist comments and conspiracy theories. (Stefani Reynolds/Getty Images).
    Laura Olson
    Laura covers the nation's capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit outlets that includes Wisconsin Examiner. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections, and campaign finance.