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Liz Cheney clings to GOP post as Trump endorses replacement

By ALAN FRAM WASHINGTON (AP) — No. 3 House Republican Liz Cheney was clinging to her post Wednesday as party leaders lined up behind an heir apparent, signaling that fallout over her clashes with former President Donald Trump was becoming too much for her to overcome. Trump issued a statement giving his “COMPLETE and TOTAL Endorsement” to Rep. Elise Stefanik of New York to replace Cheney. Stefanik, a 36-year-old Trump loyalist who’s played an increasingly visible role within the GOP, responded q...
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Liz Cheney’s GOP post in peril as Trump endorses replacement

By ALAN FRAM WASHINGTON (AP) — No. 3 House Republican Liz Cheney was clinging to her post Wednesday as party leaders lined up behind an heir apparent, signaling that fallout over her clashes with former President Donald Trump were becoming too much for her to overcome. Trump issued a statement giving his “COMPLETE and TOTAL Endorsement” to Rep. Elise Stefanik of New York to replace Cheney. Stefanik, a 36-year-old Trump loyalist who’s played an increasingly visible role within the GOP, responded ...
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McCarthy says Republicans are concerned Cheney can't 'carry out the job,' a sign of her waning support in the House

House GOP Leader Kevin McCarthy of California, right, listens to Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming at a Republican press conference. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday offered a notable sign about the future of Liz Cheney in GOP leadership. McCarthy told Fox News that Cheney may not be able to "carry out the job as conference chair." Cheney is under pressure from the right for challenging Donald Trump on his election fraud lies. See more stories on Insider's business page...
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Liz Cheney is facing mounting criticism from her GOP colleagues

House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney is the highest-ranking female Republican in Congress. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney is the highest-ranking female Republican in Congress. After she publicly fist-bumped Biden and continued to criticize Trump, some want her out of leadership. Cheney is a veteran of Republican politics, but today's GOP differs greatly from even 5 years ago. See more stories on Insider's business page. For years, ...
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After Rep. Liz Cheney voted to impeach Trump, a male GOP colleague said he was bothered by her 'attitude'

Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyoming). Getty Rep. Liz Cheney was chastised by several male GOP colleagues following her vote to impeach Trump. Rep. Norman of South Carolina told Cheney that she had "a defiant attitude," according to The Times. Cheney refused to apologize for her vote and the caucus decided to keep her in leadership. See more stories on Insider's business page. This past year, GOP Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming has been tested by the most conservative elements of her party.As the No....
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The 10 GOP lawmakers who voted to impeach Trump have already received $6.4 million in donations this year - far more than their 2022 midterm opponents

Former President Donald Trump. Getty Donors are giving millions to the GOP lawmakers who voted to impeach Trump. Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, for example, received $1.54 million in the first three months of 2021. They have received far more money than their prospective 2022 midterm opponents, who Trump has backed. See more stories on Insider's business page. Republican lawmakers who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump have received more than $6 million in political donations bet...
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Top GOP hawks come out in full force against an Afghanistan withdrawal by September 11

Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., at a news conference at the Capitol in 2021. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP Republican lawmakers responded to Biden's decision to withdraw all US troops from Afghanistan. Hawkish lawmakers' positions on a US pullout were similar to when Trump proposed it, though their protestations this time around were much more voluble. Lindsey Graham called the move "dumber than dirt," saying Biden was "paving the way for another 9/11." See more stories on Insider's busi...
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Kamala Harris is reportedly 'bothered' that she hasn't been able to move into her official Washington DC residence nearly two months after inauguration

Number One Observatory Circle is the official residence of the US vice president. AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File Kamala Harris and Doug Emhoff have not yet moved into their official Washington DC residence. According to CNN, Harris is "getting frustrated" at the pace of renovations at the home. According to two administration staffers, Harris asked for work to be completed in the kitchen. See more stories on Insider's business page. After Vice President Kamala Harris took her ...
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Kamala Harris is reportedly 'bothered' that she hasn't been able to move into her official Washington DC residence over two months after inauguration

Number One Observatory Circle is the official residence of the US vice president. AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File Kamala Harris and Doug Emhoff have not yet moved into their official Washington DC residence. According to CNN, Harris is "getting frustrated" at the pace of renovations at the home. According to two administration staffers, Harris asked for work to be completed in the kitchen. See more stories on Insider's business page. After Vice President Kamala Harris took her ...
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Preparing for a Storm

Operation Desert Storm had important implications for the Air Force, with the tenet of air superiority taking on new meaning as the air campaign became the initial phase of the war. During this time, the U.S. developed a new strategic concept for the use of airpower that continues to influence air operations today. The lessons learned from this conflict led to development of the modern Air Expeditionary Force which supports combatant commanders with theater airpower capability. ...
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If Biden wants to actually respect and protect American troops, he must put a stop to stupid, endless wars

US troops in Germany U.S. Army photo by Jason Johnston President Biden can truly honor America's troops and remake our civil-military culture by putting a stop to endless wars. The human consequences of perpetual warfare — unprecedented rates of PTSD, homelessness, and suicide — have become an absurd norm. Those in positions of power continue to reap enormous profits from never-ending wars while the larger citizenry suffers. Lawrence Wilkerson spent 31 years in the US Army, four years at t...
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US vaccine supplies look set to surge as Johnson & Johnson gets nod from panel advising FDA - live

Company to deliver 20m doses by March and 100m by the end of JuneReport: MBS approved 2018 killing of Washington Post columnistFurther actions from Biden administration expectedBlinken announces ‘Khashoggi Ban’ allowing US visa restrictionsCDC head warns of concerning US shift in Covid casesOmar leads calls to fire Senate official who blocked $15 wage riseSign up to receive First Thing – our daily briefing by email 11.04pm GMT David Smith is back again with another virtual dispatch from CPAC...
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Donald Trump Jr. gives fiery CPAC speech full of grievances against anti-Trump Republicans, big tech, and the mainstream media

Donald Trump Jr. does an interview on media row at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) Friday, Feb. 26, 2021, in Orlando, Fla. AP Donald Trump Jr. gave a fiery speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). He aired grievances against anti-Trump Republicans, big tech, the mainstream media, and the election. He criticized Rep. Liz Cheney, saying her "politics are only slightly less popular than her father is at a quail hunt." Visit the Business section of Ins...
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TV Bits: ‘Mythic Quest’ Season 2, Craig Robinson’s ‘Killing It’, Rose Byrne in ‘Physical’, Judy Greer Joins ‘The First Lady’ & More

In this edition of TV Bits: Peacock picked up new shows starring Craig Robinson and Chris Redd Get a first look at Rose Byrne in the Apple TV+ series Physical Find out who Judy Greer is playing in Showtime’s First Lady See the first photos from Jamie Foxx‘s new series Dad, Stop Embarrassing Me Hear about BBC’s latest streaming service All that and more First up, Peacock has ordered two new scripted series to add to the streaming service’s library. An Untitled Craig Robinson Project former...
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Showtime’s The First Lady Casts Gillian Anderson as Eleanor Roosevelt

Showtime’s The First Lady casts Gillian Anderson as Eleanor Roosevelt Just a few days after adding Judy Greer (Halloween) to the ensemble roster, Showtime’s The First Lady has rounded out its central cast as Golden Globe and Emmy winner Gillian Anderson (The X-Files) has signed on to star as Eleanor Roosevelt, according to Deadline. RELATED: Judy Greer Replacing Pamela Adlon in Showtime’s The First Lady if ( ! ezoic_test() ) { PB = PB || {}; ...
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Judy Greer Replacing Pamela Adlon in Showtime’s The First Lady

Judy Greer replacing Pamela Adlon in Showtime’s The First Lady With the Emmy-winning creator/director/star of Better Things having to step down due to a scheduling conflict, Showtime’s anthology series The First Lady is making a change to its roster as Judy Greer (Halloween) has signed on to star as Nancy Howe in place of originally cast Pamela Adlon, according to Deadline. RELATED: Showtime’s The First Lady Adds Aaron Eckhart as Gerald Ford if ( ! ezoic_tes...
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Showtime’s The First Lady Adds Aaron Eckhart as Gerald Ford

Showtime’s The First Lady adds Aaron Eckhart as Gerald Ford Just a few weeks after expanding its roster with the additions of Jayme Lawson (The Batman) and Kristine Froseth (The Assistant), the cast for Showtime’s The First Lady limited series is growing as Aaron Eckhart (The Dark Knight) has signed on to star as former President Gerald Ford, according to Variety. RELATED: Showtime’s The First Lady Adds Jayme Lawson & Kristine Froseth if ( ! ezoic_test() ) {...
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Analysis: How Trump’s second impeachment trial could go

By Zachary B. Wolf | CNN When former President Donald Trump’s second impeachment trial kicks off Tuesday afternoon, Americans will relive — through the eyes of the senators sitting in judgment of his actions — the assault on the Capitol we all witnessed in real time just a little more than a month ago. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer offered his assessment of why the trial is necessary late Monday as he laid out the rules of engagement both sides have agreed on to conduct the proceedings. “...
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Democrats plan Thursday vote to oust Greene from panels

By Alan Fram, Steve Peoples and Brian Slodysko | Associated Press WASHINGTON — A top Democrat said the House will vote Thursday on removing Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from her committees, intensifying the stakes over the Georgia Republican’s online embrace of conspiracy theories and violent racist views. The announcement by No. 2 House Democrat Steny Hoyer of Maryland came Wednesday as showdowns approached over Greene and Rep. Liz Cheney, who’ve antagonized opposing wings of a Republican Party...
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Democrats plan Thursday vote

By Alan Fram, Steve Peoples and Brian Slodysko | Associated Press WASHINGTON — A top Democrat said the House will vote Thursday on removing Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene from her committees, intensifying the stakes over the Georgia Republican’s online embrace of conspiracy theories and violent racist views. The announcement by No. 2 House Democrat Steny Hoyer of Maryland came Wednesday as showdowns approached over Greene and Rep. Liz Cheney, who’ve antagonized opposing wings of a Republican Party ...
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The world was a lot different the first time Tom Brady won a Super Bowl

Sporting News/Sporting News via Getty Images A lot has changed since Tom Brady's first Super Bowl appearance - and win - in 2002.The #1 song on the charts was "X," "A Beautiful Mind" won the Academy Award for Best Picture, and the iPhone had yet to be invented.Check out what the world was like when Brady won his first Super Bowl and read all of INSIDER's Super Bowl 2019 coverage here.No quarterback in the history of the NFL has been more dominant than Tom Brady.Brady made his first Super B...
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I was a GOP candidate for the Virginia legislature. The Capitol riots confirmed why I said goodbye to the party

The aftermath of the US Capitol Building riots. Leah Millis/Reuters I used to be a member of the Republican party. After the Capitol riots on January 6th, I started to see things differently. The goal of a political party is to increase the size of its constituents, but the GOP has only divided theirs into moderates and loyalists. Matt Walton was the 2015 Republican nominee for the Virginia House of Delegates (74th District). This is an opinion column. The thoughts expressed are those of t...
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I was a GOP candidate for the Virginia legislature. After the Capitol riots, I said 'goodbye' to the party.

The aftermath of the US Capitol Building riots. Leah Millis/Reuters I used to be a member of the Republican party. After the Capitol riots on January 6th, I started to see things differently. The goal of a political party is to increase the size of its constituents, but the GOP has only divided theirs into moderates and loyalists. Matt Walton was the 2015 Republican nominee for the Virginia House of Delegates (74th District). This is an opinion column. The thoughts expressed are those of t...
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With new urgency, Biden makes his case for Covid-19 relief

• George W. Bush to thank Dick Cheney, father of Liz Cheney, 'for his daughter's service' • Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene in new video: Freedom is earned with price of blood
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George W. Bush to thank Dick Cheney, father of Liz Cheney, 'for his daughter's service'

Former President George W. Bush is making it clear that he supports Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming, the No. 3 Republican in the House, who voted to impeach then-President Donald Trump.
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Liz Cheney could face a mutiny within Congress and in her home state of Wyoming

Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., speaks during a news conference with other House Republican leadership in Washington on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020 Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images House GOP caucus chair Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) could be facing a mutiny within her party. Cheney roiled members of her caucus when she voted to impeach Trump.  She's set to face at least one primary challenger. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. House Republican Conf...
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Watch live: U.S. House takes up second impeachment of President Donald Trump (6:00 a.m.)

Mike Dorning, Erik Wasson and Billy House | Bloomberg The U.S. House prepared to vote on a history-making second impeachment of Donald Trump as lawmakers seethed over his role inciting last week’s mob attack on the Capitol and the president’s once-firm control over the Republican party began to break down. Trump’s impeachment appeared inevitable in a vote Democrats anticipated would come Wednesday, with the resolution’s sponsors claiming broad support from Democrats and public backing from sever...
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Watch live: U.S. House takes up second impeachment of President Donald Trump

Mike Dorning, Erik Wasson and Billy House | Bloomberg The U.S. House prepared to vote on a history-making second impeachment of Donald Trump as lawmakers seethed over his role inciting last week’s mob attack on the Capitol and the president’s once-firm control over the Republican party began to break down. Trump’s impeachment appeared inevitable in a vote Democrats anticipated would come Wednesday, with the resolution’s sponsors claiming broad support from Democrats and public backing from sever...
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GOP Rep. Liz Cheney announces she'll vote to impeach Trump and calls his incitement of the Capitol insurrection the greatest presidential 'betrayal' in history

Rep. Liz Cheney, the third-highest ranking House Republican. (Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images) GOP Rep. Liz Cheney announced on Tuesday that she will vote to impeach President Donald Trump for inciting a deadly insurrection last week.  Cheney called Trump's incitement of the mob that breached the US Capitol building on January 6 the greatest "betrayal" of the constitution by any American president.  "The President of the United States summoned this mob, assembled the mob, and lit the fl...
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Liz Cheney, No. 3 House Republican says she will vote to impeach Trump — there's 'never been a greater betrayal' by a president

A career-defining move by the daughter of Dick Cheney, who today says she'll vote to impeach Donald Trump over the January 6 terror attack on the U.S. Capitol. Republican conference chair Liz Cheney – the number 3 Republican in Congress: "The President of the United States summoned this mob, assembled the mob, and lit the flame of this attack. — Read the rest
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