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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) rushed to defend Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) over allegations of underage sex trafficking, but apparently draws the line at incest.
The controversial Republican on Saturday linked to a story by the New York Post, which is owned by far-right billionaire Rupert Murdoch of Fox News infamy.
The story was on an Australian named Richard Morris who is seeking to change incest laws in 60 countries, but who has received little support.
"We haven't moved any mountains yet," he told the tabloid.
But reporting on the topic was enough to draw condemnation from lawmaker known as the "QAnon congresswoman."
"This repulsive article really just says everything about the media. It just sums it up to exactly what the media is. And what low disgusting level many of them exist on. No wonder everyone is so sick of the news," she wrote.
"Shame on them," she said.
This repulsive article really just says everything about the media. It just sums it up to exactly what the media… https://t.co/bCcejPExFO— Marjorie Taylor Greene 🇺🇸 (@Marjorie Taylor Greene 🇺🇸)1618713784.0
New details are emerging on the man who allegedly killed eight people and injured man more at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis.
"In March 2020, Brandon Scott Hole's mother was so worried that her son might be plotting a 'suicide by cop,' that she called the FBI to report him. As a result, authorities detained him on an emergency mental-health hold and seized the shotgun he had purchased a month earlier. Investigators found no crime had been committed and that Hole did not harbor racial animus—but they did not return the shotgun to him," The Daily Beast reported Saturday evening.
"Four months later, despite his family's concerns and the previous involvement of law enforcement, the teen legally bought an assault weapon, the Indianapolis Police Department revealed on Saturday. Two months after that, he bought another assault weapon. And then on Thursday night, he brought both guns to the Indianapolis FedEx facility where he once worked and opened fire," The Beast reported.
On Saturday, Indianapolis held a vigil for the victims.
IMPD and Mayor Hogsett join community members in a prayer vigil held tonight at Krannert Park. Our thoughts are wi… https://t.co/RXA7oP8Neh— IMPD (@IMPD)1618704562.0
The deceased victims have been identified as 32-year-old Matthew R Alexander, 19-year-old Samaria Blackwell, 66-yea… https://t.co/Z10IjpTzaw— IMPD (@IMPD)1618621155.0
Rep. James Comer (R-KY) was cornered on CNN on Saturday by fellow Kentuckian Pamela Brown.
"And if you look at the states that ban guns, and the cities that have banned guns -- Chicago, Washington, DC -- they have some of the highest rates of gun violence," Comer argued. "So, just passing laws banning guns doesn't solve the problem."
Brown pointed out a key flaw in his argument.
"But nearly two-thirds of crime guns recovered in states with strong gun laws were originally sold in states with weak gun laws. So if gun laws don't matter, why are criminals going to states with weaker gun laws, bringing that gun back to a state with stronger gun laws and committing crimes," Brown asked.
"Well, I can't answer that," Comer said.
Wow https://t.co/n2RiBzwt0L— Acyn (@Acyn)1618702232.0
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