A small but growing number of high-profile Republicans are speaking out against her behavior, which includes making racist, xenophobic and anti-Semitic remarks; endorsing the execution of high-profile Democrats; and her past embracing of the deranged QAnon theory.
Some Republicans want lawmakers to redraw her district later this year to make her reelection more challenging and to shift the party’s attention toward more conventional conservative principles. And her former opponent, Rome neurosurgeon John Cowan, is weighing a 2022 rematch.
“I’ll put it in simple terms: Rep. Greene is an embarrassment to Georgia,” said state Rep. Bert Reeves, a Republican who represents a competitive Cobb County district. “She is the face of radical political extremism, and we don’t need that distraction.”