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Schiff knocks McCarthy: 'He has no values'

House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffHillicon Valley: Intel heads to resume threats hearing scrapped under Trump | New small business coalition to urge action on antitrust policy | Amazon backs corporate tax hike to pay for infrastructure Intel heads to resume worldwide threats hearing scrapped under Trump The Hill's Morning Report - Biden tasks Harris on border; news conference today MORE (D-Calif.) took aim at Minority Leader Kevin McCarthyKevin McCarthyRepublican House campaign arm rakes in .7 million in first quarter McCarthy asks FBI, CIA for briefing after two men on terror watchlist stopped at border Harris in difficult starring role on border MORE on  Sunday, saying the California Republican “has no values.”

Host Chuck ToddCharles (Chuck) David ToddGOP senator hammers Biden proposal to raise corporate tax rate Buttigieg says infrastructure plan will cut deficit 'by year 16' Sunday shows: Biden's border woes, gun control dominate MORE asked Schiff during an appearance on NBC's "Meet the Press" to respond to McCarthy's suggestion after the Democratic House voted to remove Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) from committee assignments that a future GOP majority could take similar action against individual Democrats.

Schiff replied that he was unconcerned about McCarthy’s comments. 

"Kevin McCarthy stands for nothing except the perpetuation of his own position. He has no values, and in my view cares about little except for hoping to be speaker one day, God forbid," he said.

“If members of either party are threatening other members of the body and suggesting they be executed, if they are casting doubt on 9/11 or school shootings, if they’re heckling victims of crime like Marjorie Taylor Greene did with the victim of the Parkland shooting … they should be expelled from their committees, whatever party they are in,” the Democratic congressman said.

Schiff added that he was not worried about setting a precedent that could be used against Democrats “as long as we hold the same standard.”

“You have members that are threatening to execute each other, and they should be removed from their committees,” he added, referencing comments Greene “liked” on Facebook calling for Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiSunday shows preview: Democrats eye two-part infrastructure push; Michigan coronavirus cases surge Pence pleaded with military officials to 'clear the Capitol' on Jan. 6: AP Democrats see political winner in tax fight MORE’s [D-Calif.] execution.