Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene has been quickly restricted from utilizing her Twitter account on Friday — as Democrats transfer besides her from Congress.
The GOP congresswoman‘s 12-hour suspension got here at 1 a.m. Friday for allegedly violating Twitter guidelines, her workplace confirmed hours later, amid a movement signed by 73 Home Democrats to expel Greene from Congress.
A screenshot from Greene’s Twitter account says “we’ve quickly restricted a few of your account options” and notes that she might nonetheless browse Twitter however was barred from tweeting, retweeting or liking posts.
Greene’s workplace blasted Twitter over the short-term suspension, saying the account was censored “with none data from Twitter on the alleged ‘violation.’”
“This transfer eradicated any chance for Congresswoman Greene to defend her repute, her seat, and most significantly the votes of 230,000 Georgians within the 14th District on the Twitter platform,” it stated. “That is yet one more try by the Silicon Valley Cartel to silence voices that talk out in opposition to their far-left woke orthodoxy.”
Greene has greater than 380,000 followers on Twitter.
It’s unclear what the offending tweet in query is.
Twitter didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark.