It was the couples’ second time filing for divorce: as The Atlantic reported in December, Taylor Greene previously filed for divorce in July 2012 after alleged affairs she had with two men who worked at the Crossfit gym where she trained. The couple later reconciled.
The far-right congresswoman was apparently absent from a House session held on Wednesday, the day before the divorce was finalized. Roll call vote records show that she voted by proxy on a series of items taken up by legislators on Wednesday evening, despite previously introducing a bill to ban the procedure. She was also not spotted at an address to a Joint Session of Congress on Wednesday evening by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, who she recently dubbed a “shadow president.”