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Lindsey Graham says the Republican Party 'can't grow' without Trump

U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) speaks during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol on March 5, 2021 in Washington, DC. Alex Wong/Getty Images Sen. Lindsey Graham says the Republican party cannot move forward without former President Donald Trump. His comments come amid bitter internal GOP disputes about Trump's future role in the party. "I've determined we can't grow without [Trump]," Sen. Lindsey Graham said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sen. Lindsey Graha...
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Rep. Elise Stefanik backs the controversial GOP-sanctioned recount of 2020 election ballots in Arizona

In this Nov. 20, 2019 file photo, Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-N.Y., listens during a House Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik Rep. Elise Stefanik publicly supports a controversial GOP-backed election recount in Arizona. Stefanik told Steve Bannon that the widely-criticized audit is necessary for transparency. Stefanik is a leading candidate to replace House GOP Conference Chair Rep. Liz Cheney. See more stories on Insider's business page. R...
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Florida ‘moving in wrong direction’ with voting restrictions, White House says – live

Florida governor signs into law bill to restrict mail-in votingHouse Republicans bid to oust Cheney from conference chair roleHillary Clinton: ‘There has to be a reckoning with disinformation’ 6.18pm BST Congressman Adam Kinzinger, one of Liz Cheney’s few defenders in the House Republican caucus, has criticized his colleagues for their “capitulation to crazy”.The Illinois Republican was responding to Elise Stefanik’s appearance on Steve Bannon’s podcast this week. Stefanik has already receiv...
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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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Liz Cheney warns Republicans ‘at turning point’ as she faces removal from leadership

In op-ed, third-ranking House Republican says party must decide whether it will choose Trump or truth
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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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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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Cheney Could Be 'Toast' in Fight With Trump Over GOP Future

House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy wants his party to stand firmly with Donald Trump, despite the former president’s false claims about the election being stolen from him.
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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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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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House Republicans are plotting to oust Liz Cheney and replace her with a pro-Trump woman

House Republicans reportedly believe Cheney can't be succeeded by a white man. Getty House Republicans are plotting to replace Rep. Liz Cheney, Axios reported. It follows her sustained criticism of former President Donald Trump. Potential replacements include Reps. Elise Stefanik, Ann Wagner, and Jackie Walorski, Axios reported. See more stories on Insider's business page. House Republicans are lining up replacements for the GOP leadership spot held by Rep. Liz Cheney following her...
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The Republican has taken heat for her stance against the former President but insists that what Trump did on January 6 was 'a line that cannot be crossed'

Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, said on Monday her party cannot accept the "poison" of the idea that the 2020 election was stolen and should not "whitewash" the January 6 Capitol riot -- and Donald Trump's role in fomenting it.
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Cheney: What Trump did 'is a line that cannot be crossed'

Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, said on Monday her party cannot accept the "poison" of the idea that the 2020 election was stolen and should not "whitewash" the January 6 Capitol riot -- and Donald Trump's role in fomenting it.
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The Republican has taken heat for her stance against the former President but insists that what Trump did on January 6th was 'a line that cannot be crossed'

Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, said on Monday her party cannot accept the "poison" of the idea that the 2020 election was stolen and should not "whitewash" the January 6 Capitol riot -- and Donald Trump's role in fomenting it.
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Liz Cheney rips Trump's latest attempt to promote 'Big Lie'

Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, publicly rejected former President Donald Trump's most recent false charge that he would've won the 2020 election if not for "fraudulent" votes, her latest rebuke of the former president that has put her at odds with many members of her own party.
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The No. 3 House Republican rejects Trump's latest false claim that the election was stolen, putting her further at odds with other GOP members

Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, publicly rejected former President Donald Trump's most recent false charge that he would've won the 2020 election if not for "fraudulent" votes, her latest rebuke of the former president that has put her at odds with many members of her own party.
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Cheney hits back at Trump over election 'big lie'

"The 2020 presidential election was not stolen. Anyone who claims it was is spreading THE BIG LIE," the No. 3 House Republican said Monday.
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Cheney calls out Trump's latest attempt to promote 'BIG LIE' amid criticism from within her own party

Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, publicly rejected former President Donald Trump's most recent false charge that he would've won the 2020 election if not for "fraudulent" votes, her latest rebuke of the former president that has put her at odds with many members of her own party.
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Liz Cheney defends fist-bumping Biden after Donald Trump Jr. attacks her for greeting the president: 'We're different political parties. We're not sworn enemies'

President Joe Biden (C) greets Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) with a fist bump before addressing a joint session of congress in the House chamber of the US Capitol April 28, 2021 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Rep. Liz Cheney defended herself against right-wing attacks after she briefly greeted President Joe Biden at his congressional address on Wednesday. Donald Trump Jr. accused Cheney, who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump, of being a Democrat. "We're differ...
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Liz Cheney says the Department of Justice should decide whether to prosecute Trump for inciting the Capitol riot

Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, April 14, 2021, in Washington AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta Rep. Liz Cheney refused to say whether former President Donald Trump should be prosecuted for inciting the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. The third highest-ranking House Republican said the decision should be left up to the Department of Justice. She also said the House commission investigating the Jan. 6 riot shouldn't be expanded to include an investi...
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Liz Cheney refuses to say whether Trump should be prosecuted for inciting the Capitol riot

Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, April 14, 2021, in Washington AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta Rep. Liz Cheney refused to say whether former President Donald Trump should be prosecuted for inciting the Jan. 6 Capitol riot. The third highest-ranking House Republican said the decision should be left up to the Department of Justice. She also said the House commission investigating the Jan. 6 riot shouldn't be expanded to include an investi...
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10 Things in Politics: This brash GOP rep. voted to impeach Trump

Republican Rep. Peter Meijer of Michigan. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call Good morning! I hope you had a nice weekend. 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:Meet Peter Meijer, a brash Republican who voted to impeach TrumpFully vaccinated American tourists will be allowed to visit the European ...
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10 Things in Politics: Biden's jobs plan faces major hurdles

President Joe Biden discuses his jobs plan during an event on the White House campus on April 7 Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Good morning! We hope you had a wonderful weekend. 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 today:These are the 9 hurdles to Biden's infrastructure planWhi...
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House GOP Takes Cash From Casino Mogul Accused of Misconduct

A House Republican fundraising committee controlled by Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy received over $770,000 from Steve Wynn, a Las Vegas casino mogul who stepped down from his company in 2018 after multiple women accused him of sexual misconduct.
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House GOP Leader: Won't Punish Gaetz Unless Charges Filed

The top House Republican says Rep. Matt Gaetz is innocent until proven guilty.
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Liz Cheney says she won't support Trump if he runs in 2024

Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, said Wednesday she would not support Donald Trump if he decided to launch another White House bid in 2024.
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No. 2 House Republican Says GOP Would Act Against Gaetz

The No. 2 House Republican says party leaders would “take action” against Rep. Matt Gaetz if the Justice Department formally moves ahead with legal action against him.
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Missouri House Lawmaker Accused of Child Abuse Resigns

A Missouri lawmaker exiled from the House Republican caucus over accusations of sexually and physically abusing his children years ago is stepping down.
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Liz Cheney calls Gaetz allegations 'sickening' but stops short of calling for his resignation

Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, the No. 3 House Republican, called allegations against Rep. Matt Gaetz "sickening" on Sunday, but stopped short of calling for the resignation of the Florida Republican, who's facing a federal investigation into sex trafficking allegations.
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