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A close associate of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene participated in the Capitol riots, according to a report

Posted On: Apr 14, 2021   |   Posted By: Business Insider

A close associate of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene participated in the Capitol riots, according to a report

Summary List Placement An ally whom Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene described as "one of my closest friends" admitted to participating in the Capitol riots on January 6, CNN's KFile reported.
The freshman congresswoman was among a number of conservative lawmakers who promoted conspiracy theories that the 2020 election was fraudlent and maintained that former President Donald Trump won the election, despite losing the election to Joe Biden.
The conspiracy fueled the deadly insurrection at the US Capitol building on January 6, as Congress voted to certify Biden's victory in the election.
Conservative activist and videographer Anthony Aguero, an associate of Greene, took to social media to say he had been among the mob that entered the Capitol building and refuted the false claims that the attack was done by members of "antifa," a "far-left" anti-fascist and anti-racist political movement often villainized by Republicans.
"We were all there. It was not Antifa, and it was not BLM," Aguero said in a video the day...

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