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Inside Trump's intense search for a Cheney challenger

The ex-president's team has been interviewing Republicans running against Rep. Liz Cheney. Two of them have interviews with Trump up next.
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House GOP leaders show little appetite for punishing Cheney over January 6 flap

House GOP leaders are strongly signaling that they are unlikely to punish Rep. Liz Cheney for accepting Speaker Nancy Pelosi's assignment to serve on the January 6 select committee, a shift from earlier this month when it appeared the Wyoming Republican was at risk of losing a key post for breaking with her colleagues.
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Pelosi said it was 'ridiculous' for McCarthy to recommend Jim Banks and Jim Jordan for the January 6 committee: 'There's no way'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy. Getty Images Pelosi defended her decision to block two Republicans from joining the January 6 committee. Pelosi said allowing Jim Jordan and Jim Banks to participate would be "ridiculous." Jordan and Banks are Trump loyalists who've repeatedly attacked the committee and its goals. See more stories on Insider's business page. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday defended her decision to veto House Minority Leader...
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10 Things in Politics: Biden says Fox News saw the light on vaccines

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:Inside Gov. Kristi Noem's inner circleBiden doesn't care if you think he's the devil, you just can't say 'nothing happened' during the Capitol riotAmazon and investment banks are trying to cash in on cannabis legalization President Joe Biden speaking with reporters on July 8. Alex Won...
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‘Despicable’: Cheney slams McCarthy after he pulls Republicans from Capitol attack committee – as it happened

McCarthy removed all GOP members he had appointed to the panelPelosi denies two GOP members a place on select committeeKevin McCarthy: ‘Republicans will not be party to this sham process’Committee chair Thompson vows to investigate Donald Trump 1.05am BST – Maanvi Singh and Vivian Ho 12.37am BST Four companies – AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health, McKesson and Johnson & Johnson – have agreed to pay a total of $26b to settle a lawsuit brought by state attorney generals, releasing themselv...
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‘Despicable’: Cheney slams McCarthy after he pulls Republicans from Capitol attack committee – live

McCarthy removed all GOP members he had appointed to the panelPelosi denies two GOP members a place on select committeeKevin McCarthy: ‘Republicans will not be party to this sham process’Committee chair Thompson vows to investigate Donald Trump 12.03am BST New Orleans has issued an advisory “strongly recommending” indoor masking, as coronavirus cases in the state and across the country tick up. The number of new cases reported in Louisiana today was the third-highest figure the state had see...
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Liz Cheney calls Kevin McCarthy's January 6 rhetoric 'disgraceful' and says his lack of 'commitment to the Constitution' should disqualify him from being House speaker if GOP wins in 2022

Liz Cheney, Republican of Wyoming, speaks to the press at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on May 12, 2021. MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images Rep. Liz Cheney blasted House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday over the January 6 committee. She called his comments on Pelosi's select committee "disingenuous." Cheney also said McCarthy should not be considered for the House speakership if the GOP wins in 2022. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rep. Liz Cheney on Wednesday ...
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‘Despicable’: Liz Cheney blasts move to pull fellow Republicans from Capitol attack committee – live

McCarthy removed all GOP members he had appointed to the panelPelosi denies two GOP members a place on select committeeKevin McCarthy: ‘Republicans will not be party to this sham process’Committee chair Thompson vows to investigate Donald Trump 9.18pm BST As expected, the cloture vote to move along the bipartisan infrastructure deal does not pass in the Senate.49-51: Senate along party lines blocked Schumer's efforts to move forward with debate on the bipartisan infrastructure bill, which ha...
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Pelosi bars Trump allies from Jan. 6 probe; GOP vows boycott

By MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday rejected two Republicans tapped by House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy to sit on a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, a decision the Republican denounced as “an egregious abuse of power.” McCarthy said the GOP won’t participate in the investigation if Democrats won’t accept the members he appointed. Pelosi cited the “integrity” of the probe in refusing to accept the appointments of Indiana Rep. Jim...
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Pelosi bars Trump allies from Jan. 6 probe, GOP may boycott

By MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday rejected two Republicans tapped by House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy to sit on a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, a decision McCarthy denounced as “an egregious abuse of power.” McCarthy said the GOP won’t participate the investigation if Democrats won’t accept the members he appointed. Pelosi cited the “integrity” of the probe in refusing to accept the appointments of Indiana Rep. Jim Banks, p...
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Liz Cheney smacked GOP Rep. Jim Jordan's hand away when he tried to escort her during the Capitol riot, telling him 'You f---ing did this,' book says

Rep. Liz Cheney. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite Rep. Liz Cheney was mad at Rep. Jim Jordan during the January 6 Capitol riot, a new book says. It said he offered help but she slapped his hand and said: "Get away from me. You f---ing did this." Cheney was ousted from her high-ranking House GOP post over her criticism of Trump's election-fraud lies. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rep. Liz Cheney rejected help from GOP Rep. Jim Jordan during the Capitol riot, saying he was...
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Milley Feared Trump Could Potentially Launch Coup

A lot of things happened. Here are some of the things. Good God, It Was Even Worse Than We Knew Bombshell: Gen. Mark Milley, chair of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, prepared for the absolute worst after Trump refused to accept his defeat in the 2020 election, according to a new book by Washington Post reporters Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker. Milley reportedly likened Trump’s rhetoric and that of his supporters to the rise of Nazism in Germany, telling aides that the U.S. was experi...
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Cheney reportedly told Jim Jordan 'you f------ did this' during Jan. 6 riot

Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) told Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) that he was responsible for the Capitol riot while the scene was evolving on Jan....
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Liz Cheney rejected Jim Jordan's help during Capitol riot: book

Cheney was ousted from her high-ranking post in the House GOP after she criticized Trump and fellow Republicans for spreading false...
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'You f**king did this': Cheney rips Jim Jordan after Capitol riot

A new book details a phone call between Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WI) and Gen. Mark Milley the day after the Capitol insurrection, in which Cheney told Milley what she experienced on the House floor on January 6, including a run-in with Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH), a staunch Trump ally in the House who feverishly tried to overturn the election.
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Top generals reportedly feared Trump coup attempt

By Jamie Gangel, Jeremy Herb, Marshall Cohen and Elizabeth Stuart | CNN The top US military officer, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Gen. Mark Milley, was so shaken that then-President Donald Trump and his allies might attempt a coup or take other dangerous or illegal measures after the November election that Milley and other top officials informally planned for different ways to stop Trump, according to excerpts of an upcoming book obtained by CNN. The book, from Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington ...
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More money, more problems: Cheney and Kinzinger feel Trump effect

Both House Republicans have raked in huge sums since they branded themselves as leaders of the anti-Trump wing of the party.
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Cheney announces big fundraising amid removal from leadership

Rep. Liz Cheney announced Tuesday that her campaign raised nearly $1.9 million in second quarter 2021, setting what her office described as a quarterly fundraising record for the Wyoming Republican, amid her removal from House leadership and ahead of a potentially bruising reelection campaign.
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‘9/11: Inside the President’s War Room’ Will Explore That Fateful Day on Apple TV+

As hard as it is to believe, this September will mark the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. That means you can expect to see a plethora of documentaries and other programming highlighting that milestone – because that’s just how these things go. One such look back at the fateful day will be the Apple TV+ documentary 9/11: Inside the President’s War Room. The doc will be narrated by Jeff Daniels, and boasts that it’ll present “the definitive timeline of the Presidency in the immediate hours ...
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Wildfires Burning Near East Wenatchee and Cheney

A wildfire in Central Washington has grown to 7,900 acres of land and authorities have called for additional evacuations.
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A GOP strategist who once worked for Giuliani says the Republican Party under Trump has basically embraced 'neofascism'

GOP strategist Susan Del Percio (second from right) speaking to MSNBC on July 5. MSNBC Susan Del Percio said the GOP under Trump's influence has essentially embraced "neofascism." She said the party needs to "burn down" in its current form. There has been concern over links between parts of the GOP and far-right extremists. See more stories on Insider's business page. A GOP strategist has likened the Republican Party under the influence of former President Donald Trump to "neofas...
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The GOP wants to use the January 6 select committee to blame Pelosi for the Capitol riot, report says

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Alex Brandon/AP House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy can choose five Republicans for the January 6 select committee. The GOP plans to use its committee spots to blame Nancy Pelosi for the Capitol riot, CNN reported. Republicans also want to shift the blame away from Trump, the network said. See more stories on Insider's business page. The GOP plans to use Republican spots on the January 6 select committee to blame House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for the Capitol r...
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10 Things in Politics: Trump's woes expand 2024 field

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Programming note: I'm out on Monday as we observe the Fourth, but we'll be back Tuesday.Here's what we're talking about:Trump's troubles expand the Republican fieldThe Supreme Court dealt another blow to voting rightsTrumpworld trots out old hat 'witch hunt' to attack new indictmentsOne thing to watch for: The Labor Departm...
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Pelosi names GOP’s Cheney to panel investigating Jan. 6 riot

By MARY CLARE JALONICK and ALAN FRAM WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday named Republican Rep. Liz Cheney to a new select committee on the violent Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol, elevating the most unyielding GOP critic of former President Donald Trump to work alongside seven Democrats on the high-profile investigation. Rep. Bennie Thompson, chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, will lead the panel, which will investigate what went wrong around the Capitol w...
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Pelosi names Adam Schiff, Pete Aguilar to panel probing Jan. 6 Capitol breach

By Erik Wasson and Billy House | Bloomberg House Speaker Nancy Pelosi named Republican Representative Liz Cheney — one of the 10 GOP House members who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump for his role in stoking the mob that attacked the Capitol on Jan. 6 — to a 13-member committee that will investigate the riot. “The next step has always been to seek and find the truth,” Pelosi told reporters Thursday. “We will do so in the most patriotic and non-partisan way.” Homeland Security Commi...
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Nancy Pelosi says Liz Cheney will be the lone Republican on January 6 committee

Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney speaks during an event on the House steps of the Capitol to announce the Commitment to America, agenda on Tuesday, September 15, 2020. The plan outlines ways to restore our way of life, rebuild the greatest economy in history, and renew the American dream. Photo By Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Liz Cheney will be on the Jan. 6 committee. "We're very honored and proud that she has agreed to serve o...
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Pelosi Names Cheney to Panel Investigating Jan. 6 Riot

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has named Republican Rep. Liz Cheney and seven Democrats to a new select committee to investigate the violent Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol.
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Pelosi says Cheney will serve on committee that will investigate Jan. 6 insurrection

• McCarthy threatens to strip GOP members of assignments if they serve on Jan. 6 commission • House Dems call on McCarthy to 'take immediate action' to address Greene's behavior
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Pelosi Announces Liz Cheney Will Serve On Jan. 6 Committee

Cheney was ousted from her leadership role in the GOP for supporting Trump's impeachment after the Capitol riot.
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Republican Cheney, House Impeachment Managers to Serve on U.S. Panel Probing Jan. 6 -Pelosi

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday she had named Republican Representative Liz Cheney and Democrat Adam Schiff,...
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