Instead, Greene posted a lengthy statement on social media accusing news reporters of bias and fellow Republicans of being spineless. Georgia Reps. Doug Collins, Drew Ferguson, Rick Allen, Buddy Carter and Austin Scott were among the incumbents who criticized her past statements, and they were joined by House Republian Whip Steve Scalise and former Congresswoman Karen Handel.
“No one intimidates me,” Greene wrote on Twitter. “Not the Democrats, Not George Soros, not the Fake News Media, and not the DC Swamp.”
Cowan replied: "Vote #CowanForCongress: All of the conservative, none of the embarrassment."
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Throughout history, the Republican Party has represented justice, freedom, and economic opportunity for all Americans....Posted by Jody Hice on Thursday, June 18, 2020
Hice criticized Greene’s comments initially, but he came back with a statement Thursday saying he was pulling his support.