X

Marjorie Taylor Greene Tweet Gets Her Suspended

Congresswoman spread vaccine misinformation
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 20, 2021 1:40 AM CDT
Marjorie Taylor Greene Suspended From Twitter
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga. speaks outside the Otay Mesa Detention Center after touring the facility Wednesday July 14, 2021, in San Diego.   (AP Photo/Denis Poroy)

(Newser) – Marjorie Taylor Greene has gotten her second 12-hour Twitter suspension of the year after tweets spreading vaccine misinformation. Two of her tweets have been labeled "misleading" by the social media company recently, CNN reports. One of the tweets had to do with her belief that COVID-19 vaccines should not be required, and in the other, she claimed the coronavirus is not dangerous unless you're over 65 or obese, the BBC reports. After three 12-hour suspensions, a fourth violation of Twitter's terms results in a weeklong suspension, and a fifth results in a permanent ban. Her earlier suspension had to do with misinformation about the Georgia Senate race. (Read more Marjorie Taylor Greene stories.)

We use cookies. By Clicking "OK" or any content on this site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. Read more in our privacy policy.
Get the news faster.
Tap to install our app.
X
Install the Newser News app
in two easy steps:
1. Tap in your navigation bar.
2. Tap to Add to Home Screen.

X