this breaking news Marjorie Taylor green aims to be Trump's VP pick in 2024. she sees herself on the short list for Trump's VP said former Trump AIDS Steve Bannon who has spoken with green Washington representative Marjorie Taylor green.
Republican Georgia is angling to be Donald Trump's running mate in 2024. according to two people who have spoken to the Firebrand second term congresswoman about her ambitions this is no shrinking violet she is ambitious she's not shy about that nor should she be said Steve Bannon the former top Trump aide who hosts the.
Bannon's War Room podcast on which green has been a guest she sees herself on the short list for Trump's VP paraphrasing koki Roberts when MTG looks in the mirror she sees a potential president smiling back he added in an interview referring to Roberts the late political reporter who worked for NPR.
ABC News and other outlets a Second Source who has advised green said her whole vision is to be vice president The Source who has ties to Trump and spoke on the condition of anonymity to describe private conversations said he also believes green would be on Trump's short list.
That goal is at the heart of Green's recent efforts to Rebrand herself as a politician who can stand a stride The Divide between the party's hardliners and its establishment Wing the sources said it also helps explain why she threw herself into helping elect representative Kevin McCarthy Republican.
California speaker of the house after the midterm elections and took assignments on two committees Homeland Security and oversight and accountability where she can participate in high profile investigations of President Joe Biden's Administration McCarthy also chose her to be part of the panel investigating how the.
Government handled the covid-19 pandemic her push for McCarthy alienated some of her allies in the House Freedom caucus and like-minded conservative activists but that was a calculated risk Bannon said she's both strategic and disciplined she made a power move knowing it would run up hard against her most Ardent Crew He.
Said she was prepared to take the intense Heath slash hatred short term for the long-term goal of being a player Trump has not publicly given any indication that he is seriously considering a vice presidential pick th is early in the process and AIDS did not respond to inquiries about Green's chances of ending up on a trump ticket.
Congresswoman green is laser focused on serving the people of Northwest Georgia on her new committees in the GOP majority green spokesman Nick Dyer said by text message her work on oversight Homeland Security and the covet select committee is her priority and people shouldn't get.
Wrapped up into rumors asked about bannon's comments Wednesday green replied I haven't even talked to Steve Bannon about it Trump and his two-time running mate former vice president Mike Pence had a falling out over Pence's pass at trying to overturn their 2020 defeat and Trump's refusal to immediately call off.
Supporters who ransacked the capital searched for Pence and chanted for him to be hanged on January 6 2021 Trump the only announced 2024 candidate for president in either party has struggled to get his campaign off the ground since it launched in November he plans to travel Saturday to New Hampshire and South Carolina two early.
Primary States and he remains the favorite to win the GOP nomination in National polling over the course of two campaigns for Congress and a little more than two years in the house green has become one of the chamber's most prodigious money raisers one of its highest profile figures and a pariah to many of her.
Colleagues in the 2022 midterm election cycle green collected just short of 12.5 million dollars placing her in the top 10 of all house candidates according to the Center for responsive politics open Secrets tally her pension for bombastic rhetoric is at the root of both her Superior fundraising skills and her alienation of.
Fellow lawmakers Trump voters have reveled in her ability to agitate the Washington establishment and progressives but her tolerance for violent rhetoric about representative Nancy Pelosi Democrat California who was house Speaker during Green's first term and her Embrace of conspiracy theories.
Involving supposed Jewish space lasers starting a California wildfire and Muslim Converse women's not being legitimately sworn in were too extreme for some lawmakers in both parties in February 2021 the house then controlled by democrats voted to remove Green from legislative committees as punishment for conduct she has exhibited.
That fellow lawmakers found detrimental to the reputation of Congress 11 Republican moderates joined all of the Democrats in voting to strip her of seats on the budget committee and the education and labor committee McCarthy stood by Green at the time facilitating the development of a political Alliance with Republicans having taken control of.
Congress this month the mccarthy-led GOP steering committee placed green on two panels that will give her a platform to attack Biden who is expected to seek re-election they may also give her an opportunity to repair relationships frayed by her support for McCarthy