‘Ukraine Is Not The 51st State’: MTG Opposes US Support For War

  • Republican Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene told 60 Minutes she believes, “The United States needs to be pushing for peace in Ukraine, not funding a proxy war with Russia.”
  • The outspoken and often controversial Georgia congresswoman was profiled by 60 Minutes correspondent Lesley Stahl for Sunday’s broadcast.
  • Shortly after Russia invaded Ukraine, Greene voted in favor of a March 2022 House Resolution backing the people of Ukraine. She says her support ended there.
  • Greene told Stahl she opposes the U.S. providing financial aid and weapons for Ukraine.  “Ukraine is not the 51st state of the United States,” she said.