Georgia Republican Who Supports QAnon Wins US House Seat

Republican Marjorie Taylor Greene, who expressed racist views and support for QAnon conspiracy theories in a series of online videos, has won a U.S. House seat representing northwest Georgia.

  • Published 3 November 2020
FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2020 file photo, Marjorie Taylor Greene speaks during a second amendment rally at the Northwest Georgia Amphitheatre in Ringgold, Ga. Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler, of Georgia, enthusiastically accepted an endorsement Thursday, Oct. 15 from Taylor Greene, a congressional candidate who embraced QAnon conspiracy theories and espoused racist views in a series of online videos. (C.B. Schmelter/Chattanooga Times Free Press via AP, File)
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ATLANTA (AP) — Republican Marjorie Taylor Greene, who expressed racist views and support for QAnon conspiracy theories in a series of online videos, has won a U.S. House seat representing northwest Georgia. Her candidacy was bolstered by President Donald Trump, who has called her a “future Republican Star.” Greene was heavily favored in the conservative district even before Democratic challenger Kevin Van Ausdal suddenly dropped out in September, saying he was moving out of state.…

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