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Conservative Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) heckled House Democrats on the steps of the Capi...
Conservative Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene Marjorie Taylor GreeneGOP efforts to downplay danger of Capitol riot increase The Memo: What now for anti-Trump Republicans? Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene says she's meeting with Trump 'soon' in Florida MORE (R-Ga.) heckled House Democrats on the steps of the Capitol on Friday, leading to several heated verbal altercations with veteran Democrats that were in full view of the assembled media.

Dozens of Democrats were assembled on the Capitol steps preparing to hold a news conference on their efforts to help women when Greene, known as MTG, began shouting at them for having just passed legislation to protect abortion rights, a response to a recent Texas law banning abortions.

At one point, Rep. Pete Aguilar Peter (Pete) Ray AguilarWatch live: House Democratic leaders hold press conference Biden backs effort to include immigration in budget package Biden to meet with 11 Democratic lawmakers on DACA: report MORE (Calif.), the Democratic Caucus vice chair who was standing near Greene, told her she was being "performative."

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"No, you're performative," she shot back.

MTG walks down steps and keeps heckling Dems. @RepPeteAguilar, Dems Vice caucus chair, tells her she's being "performative."

"No you're performative," she replies pic.twitter.com/DmVDzR7XfD — Scott Wong (@scottwongDC) September 24, 2021

Moments later, another member of leadership, Rep. Debbie Dingell Deborah (Debbie) Ann DingellDemocrats face full legislative plate and rising tensions Virginia Democrat introduces tax credit for electric commercial vehicles More than 100 Democrats back legislation lowering Medicare eligibility age…
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