At the hearing, Greene in the beginning denied she had named Dwelling Speaker Nancy Pelosi “a traitor to our place,” as CNN’s KFile documented.
“No, I haven’t claimed that,” the congresswoman claimed.
Greene finally admitted to getting reported that about Pelosi as the attorney questioning the congresswoman put up the show with her remarks.
“Oh, no. Hold out. Maintain on now –” Green rapidly interjected. “Oh no, wait around, hold on now. I feel that by not securing the border that violates her oath of office.”
In 1 speech advertising and marketing the petition, Greene advised Pelosi could be executed for treason.
“She’s a traitor to our place. She’s responsible of treason,” Greene suggests in the 2019 movie, which she posted on Facebook at the time, prior to the video clip was removed. “She took an oath to safeguard American citizens and uphold our legislation. And she presents help and ease and comfort to our enemies who illegally invade our land. Which is what treason is. And by our law associates and senators can be kicked out and no for a longer period serve in our government. And it truly is, uh, it can be a criminal offense punishable by dying is what treason is. Nancy Pelosi is responsible of treason.”
Questioned again about her comments at Friday’s listening to, Greene reported she could not don’t forget producing them when asked if she had said it.
“In accordance to this CNN report I did,” Greene reported. “I will not bear in mind. I will not recall indicating all of this.”
Greene also denied possessing any knowledge of liking a write-up on her particular Fb, advocating that Pelosi be shot in the head and executed. In a person publish, from January 2019, Greene’s account appreciated a comment that explained “a bullet to the head would be more quickly” to eliminate Pelosi.
Early for the duration of her testimony, Greene claimed that “I under no circumstances imply anything for violence. All of my terms never ever, ever, mean something for violence.”
“I will not remember,” Greene said.