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Trump Applauds Racist QAnon Supporter For Georgia GOP Congressional Win

Added 08-12-20 05:54:02pm EST - “Marjorie Taylor Greene won the GOP nomination for the state's 14th Congressional District on Tuesday.” - Huffpost.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Huffpost.com: “Trump Applauds Racist QAnon Supporter For Georgia GOP Congressional Win”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

President Donald Trump expressed support on Wednesday for Marjorie Taylor Greene, the racist QAnon follower who just won the GOP primary runoff for Georgia’s 14th Congressional District.

“Congratulations to future Republican Star Marjorie Taylor Greene on a big Congressional primary win in Georgia against a very tough and smart opponent,” Trump tweeted. “Marjorie is strong on everything and never gives up - a real WINNER!”

Congratulations to future Republican Star Marjorie Taylor Greene on a big Congressional primary win in Georgia against a very tough and smart opponent. Marjorie is strong on everything and never gives up - a real WINNER!

Greene overwhelmingly defeated opponent John Cowan in the runoff on Tuesday, receiving what The New York Times reported was 60% of the vote in the district northwest of Atlanta. The businesswoman will face Democrat Kevin Van Ausdal in November’s general election ― though with the district being heavily Republican, Greene has a strong chance of taking the seat.

Greene came under fire earlier this year after reports tying her to an anti-government militia leader and to a longtime member of the white power movement. In June, Politico reported on Greene’s history of racist, anti-Muslim and anti-Semitic remarks that led the House’s high-ranking Republicans to denounce her and her association with the party.

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