Republicans simply can’t preserve 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 along with her actions. Kevin McCarthy chided her, she visited a Holocaust museum, however ultimately, she confronted no repercussions for her actions.
So Thomas Massie, a Rep. from Kentucky determined that it could be no concern if he determined to do the identical factor. Not less than one particular person took concern, although, as one of many congressman’s interns resigned from his place.
In as since deleted publish, Massie wrote, If it’s important to carry a card on you to achieve entry to a restaurant, venue or an occasion in your personal nation … that’s now 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 school pupil continued, “Everybody has private limits of what’s insupportable and that is considered one of 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 know-how 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.