Marjorie Taylor Greene Booed Ruthlessly Over Motion to Oust Mike Johnson

By Ian Banks | May 10, 2024

The Speaker

Marjorie Taylor Greene caused upheaval in the House by initiating a motion to remove Speaker Mike Johnson from his position. 

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The current regulations allow a single member to propose such a motion against the Speaker, a rule that was established by Republicans to facilitate Kevin McCarthy's appointment at the start of this Congress. 

Both sides

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Greene had been hinting at this action for weeks before finally putting it into motion, resulting in disapproval from both sides of the aisle.