The smug contempt for public well being rolls off Greene’s super-genius insistence that “Wholesome folks don’t unfold COVID” and “COVID optimistic folks unfold COVID.” Notably, as one Democrat after one other has examined optimistic since their extended publicity to the anti-mask Republicans, the Republicans haven’t come out brandishing detrimental exams to point out it couldn’t have been them.
Actually, Politico’s Sarah Ferris reviews, 15 Republicans are likely quarantining following their time within the protected room, having submitted proxy letters for voting functions. They’re simply not publicizing it, as a result of that may be off message.
Greene has repeatedly referred to her Jan. 4 detrimental take a look at, however, as Donald Trump discovered throughout his personal case of the virus, a detrimental take a look at sooner or later doesn’t confer everlasting safety.
Democratic Reps. Pramila Jayapal, Bonnie Watson Coleman, and Brad Schneider have all tested positive, attributing it to their time locked down within the protected room. Watson Coleman is a 75-year-old most cancers survivor.