John M. Crisp: Expel Greene from committees, but not from the House

Last week the House of Representatives voted largely along party lines to bar Marjorie Taylor Greene, congresswoman from Georgia’s 14th District, from serving on the House Education and Budget Committees. This was the right thing to do; even 11 Republicans agreed. Even if you ignore the bizarre conspiracy theories that Greene has embraced — the idea that California’s wildfires were started by laser beams from space controlled by Jews, for example — you should agree that it’s asking a lot of Democrats to participate in the close cooperation that committee work requires with a woman who has publ…

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