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10 Things in Politics: Trumpworld questions McCarthy's future

Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics, your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:Trump aides are casting doubt on Rep. Kevin McCarthy's prospects for House speakerThe Republican Party's push for voting restrictions may come back to bite itEXCLUSIVE: Maj. Gen. William Walker, the new House sergeant at arms, talks ...
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Liz Cheney, Donald Trump Feud Gets Mixed Reviews in Wyoming

Elected officials in Wyoming aren’t sticking their necks out in defense of Liz Cheney as she faces ouster from House GOP leadership.
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In Interview With Bannon, Stefanik Cozies Up To Big Lie While Praising Sketchy AZ Audit

As House GOP leadership openly boosts her bid to replace Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) as conference chair, Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) on Thursday flirted openly with former President Trump's election fraud falsehoods during an appearance on Steve Bannon's "War Room" podcast. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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Wyoming Politicians Avoid Liz Cheney Peril Ahead of Vote

Elected officials in Wyoming aren’t sticking their necks out in defense of Liz Cheney as she faces ouster from House GOP leadership.
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Stefanik says she supports GOP review of Biden's Arizona victory as she stresses embrace of Trump

GOP Rep. Elise Stefanik, who is poised to become the next House GOP conference chair, said on Thursday that she "fully" supports a controversial Republican-led effort in Arizona to cast doubt on President Joe Biden's victory there, arguing that "we want to be able to fix and strengthen our election security and election integrity," a move that aligns the New York Republican closely with former President Donald Trump's baseless effort to cast doubt on the legitimacy of the 2020 election
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Stefanik stresses embrace of Trump amid Cheney fallout: 'We are one team'

Rep. Elise Stefanik, who appears on track to replace Rep. Liz Cheney as House GOP conference chair, stressed an embrace of former President Donald Trump and a message of unity for the Republican Party even as she faces attacks from one conservative group that she is insufficiently conservative.
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10 Things in Politics: Cheney goes down swinging in Trump fight

Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics, your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:Rep. Liz Cheney torched Trump and fellow Republicans who refuse to acknowledge he lostThere's a reason you might be having a hard time finding chicken wings, diapers, or a new carTrump's absence from the Virginia GOP's governor r...
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Rep. Liz Cheney says House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy 'changed his story' on the Capitol riot

Rep. Liz Cheney speaks during a news conference with House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on July 21, 2020. Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images Rep. Liz Cheney accused House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy of changing "his story" of the Capitol riot. Cheney slammed GOP support of Trump in a Washington Post op-ed published Wednesday. Cheney's comments followed a hot-mic moment in which McCarthy said he's "had it with her." See more stories on Insider's business page. Rep. Liz Cheney sa...
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Jim Jordan: 'The votes are there' to oust Liz Cheney from House GOP post

Rep. Liz Cheney’s days as the No. 3 House Republican may be numbered, Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) said Wednesday.
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Embattled Cheney says the GOP is at a ‘turning point’

By Jamie Gangel and Michael Warren | CNN In a new op-ed for The Washington Post, Rep. Liz Cheney says the Republican Party is at a “turning point” and must decide whether to accept or reject Donald Trump’s lies about the 2020 election, which she says provoked the violence on January 6 and could provoke violence again. “Trump is seeking to unravel critical elements of our constitutional structure that make democracy work — confidence in the result of elections and the rule of law. No other Americ...
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Biden says GOP is having a 'mini-revolution'

President Joe Biden on Wednesday offered his first public reaction to the House GOP's efforts to oust Rep. Liz Cheney from party leadership, saying simply: "I don't understand the Republicans."
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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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House GOP Takes Different Tack in NC Absentee Deadline Bill

Some North Carolina Republicans are taking a different tack on legislative efforts to move up mail-in absentee balloting deadlines by also giving citizens more time to vote on the front end.
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Meghan McCain rips House GOP leader for 'intentionally' attacking Rep. Liz Cheney because she refused 'to debase herself to Cheeto Jesus'

Meghan McCain. Screenshot/ABC "The View" co-host Meghan McCain went to bat for Rep. Liz Cheney after House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy attacked her on a hot mic. The GOP is "shivving her for ... refusing to debase herself to Cheeto Jesus," McCain said, referring to Trump. She said it was the most "asinine brand of politics" she's seen and added: "I promise you there will be consequences" for the GOP. See more stories on Insider's business page. "The View" co-host Meghan McCain didn&#...
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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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Biden says he doesn't 'understand the Republicans' amid House GOP efforts to remove Rep. Liz Cheney from leadership

President Joe Biden speaks about the Colorado shootings in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington, DC, on March 23, 2021. Mandel Ngan/Getty Images Biden was asked for a reaction to House GOP members' efforts to remove Liz Cheney from leadership. "I don't understand the Republicans," Biden told reporters on Wednesday. Republican leaders are considering Rep. Elise Stefanik to replace Cheney. See more stories on Insider's business page. President Joe Biden on Wedne...
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Biden on GOP move to oust Cheney: 'I don't understand the Republicans'

President Joe Biden on Wednesday offered his first public reaction to the House GOP's efforts to oust Rep. Liz Cheney from party leadership, saying simply: "I don't understand the Republicans."
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Trump backs Rep. Elise Stefanik, who helped spread election lies, to replace Liz Cheney in House GOP leadership

Rep. Elise Stefanik and other top Republicans defend Donald Trump during his impeachment trial. Alex Wong/Getty Images Donald Trump is backing Rep. Elise Stefanik of New York to chair the House Republican conference. Stefanik, a fierce Trump supporter, is being considered to replace Liz Cheney in GOP leadership. This move comes after Cheney has attacked Trump for spreading lies about the 2020 election. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump is backin...
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Trump backs Rep. Elise Stefanik, who spread election lies, to replace Liz Cheney in House GOP leadership

Rep. Elise Stefanik and other top Republicans defend Donald Trump during his impeachment trial. Alex Wong/Getty Images Donald Trump is backing Rep. Elise Stefanik of New York to chair the House Republican conference. Stefanik, a fierce Trump supporter, is being considered to replace Liz Cheney in GOP leadership. This move comes after Cheney has attacked Trump for spreading lies about the 2020 election. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump is backin...
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Elise Stefanik Gains Momentum to Replace Liz Cheney as GOP No. 3

House GOP Whip Steve Scalise backed New York congresswoman Elise Stefanik as GOP conference chairwoman after Cheney’s persistent...
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No. 2 House GOP Leader Scalise Calls for Replacing No. 3 Leader Liz Cheney, Adding Momentum to Drive to Oust Her

No. 2 House GOP leader Scalise calls for replacing No. 3 leader Liz Cheney, adding momentum to drive to oust her.
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GOP leaders have turned on Liz Cheney and support replacing her with Trump backer Elise Stefanik

Rep. Liz Cheney speaks during a news conference with House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on July 21, 2020. Photo by Samuel Corum/Getty Images GOP congressional leaders are moving to oust Rep. Liz Cheney from her powerful role in Congress. Cheney enraged many Republicans by criticizing former President Donald Trump. According to Punchbowl, House GOP leaders support moves to replace her with Rep. Elise Stefanik. See more stories on Insider's business page. Republican leaders are moving...
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'We do need to be careful': Cindy McCain cautions Republicans as GOP considers Liz Cheney replacement

Cindy McCain, widow of longtime Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona, on Tuesday warned that Republicans need to exercise caution as the party mulls ousting its No. 3 in House GOP leadership.
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'We do need to be careful': Cindy McCain cautions Republicans as GOP considers Liz Cheney replacement

Cindy McCain, widow of longtime Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona, on Tuesday warned that Republicans need to exercise caution as the party mulls ousting its No. 3 in House GOP leadership.
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Rep. Liz Cheney's days as the No. 3 in House GOP leadership appear to be numbered

Rep. Liz Cheney's days as the No. 3 in House GOP leadership appear to be numbered, with speculation growing about her replacement and House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy contending she has failed to do her job in driving the party's message to take back the majority.
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A vote to oust Cheney from her leadership job seems all but certain and could happen as soon as May 12, several senior Republican members and aides say

Rep. Liz Cheney's days as the No. 3 in House GOP leadership appear to be numbered, with speculation growing about her replacement and House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy contending she has failed to do her job in driving the party's message to take back the majority.
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House GOP rep working to replace Cheney with NY's Stefanik in leadership role

A member of the House Republican leadership team has been whipping votes for New York Rep. Elise Stefanik to replace House Republican...
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House GOP Leader Renews Criticism Over All-Star Game Shift

The top-ranking House Republican on Tuesday renewed his party’s attack on Major League Baseball for pulling the All-Star Game out of the Atlanta Braves stadium after Georgia Republicans enacted a restrictive new voting law.
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See how GOP members who spoke against Trump after Capitol riot have flipped back

CNN's Jake Tapper says that Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) is standing up for facts while a large part of her colleagues in the House GOP are still pushing conspiracies and lies because they are afraid of telling the truth to their constituents.
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Jake Tapper explains why McCarthy is bothered by Cheney

CNN's Jake Tapper says that Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) is standing up for facts while a large part of her colleagues in the House GOP are still pushing conspiracies and lies because they are afraid of telling the truth to their constituents.
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