Republicans simply can’t maintain themselves from speaking about Nazi Germany whereas speaking about COVID-19 restrictions. Marjorie Taylor Greene, after all, did it on a number of events.
However Taylor-Greene obtained away together with her actions. Kevin McCarthy chided her, she visited a Holocaust museum, however in the long run, she confronted no repercussions for her actions.
So Thomas Massie, a Rep. from Kentucky determined that it will be no difficulty if he determined to do the identical factor. No less than one particular person took difficulty, although, as one of many congressman’s interns resigned from his place.
In as since deleted submit, Massie wrote, If you must carry a card on you to achieve entry to a restaurant, venue or an occasion in your personal nation … that’s not a free nation.”
Andrew Zirkle, Massie’s intern, tweeted, “I stop. I needed to let everybody who is aware of me personally to know that as quickly as I obtained in to work this morning, I resigned my place within the Workplace of Congressman Thomas Massie due to his tweet evaluating the horrors of the Holocaust to vaccine passports.”
The faculty scholar continued, “Everybody has private limits of what’s insupportable and that is one among mine. I hope to take what expertise I gained from DC and transfer on stronger to the subsequent problem.”
Whereas it’s miserable that Republican management doesn’t really feel the necessity to police their members, at the least on younger Republican is prepared to take a stand.
Todd Neikirk is a New Jersey based mostly politics and expertise author. His work has been featured in psfk.com, foxsports.com and hillreporter.com. He enjoys sports activities, politics, comedian books and spending time on the shore together with his household.