The smug contempt for public well being rolls off Greene’s super-genius insistence that “Wholesome individuals don’t unfold COVID” and “COVID constructive individuals unfold COVID.” Notably, as one Democrat after one other has examined constructive since their extended publicity to the anti-mask Republicans, the Republicans haven’t come out brandishing damaging assessments to indicate it couldn’t have been them.
In truth, Politico’s Sarah Ferris experiences, 15 Republicans are likely quarantining following their time within the secure room, having submitted proxy letters for voting functions. They’re simply not publicizing it, as a result of that might be off message.
Greene has repeatedly referred to her Jan. 4 damaging take a look at, however, as Donald Trump discovered throughout his personal case of the virus, a damaging take a look at someday doesn’t confer everlasting safety.
Democratic Reps. Pramila Jayapal, Bonnie Watson Coleman, and Brad Schneider have all tested positive, attributing it to their time locked down within the secure room. Watson Coleman is a 75-year-old most cancers survivor.