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Sen. Lindsey Graham: The Republican Party can't 'move forward without President Trump'

Graham's comments come as the Republican Party is trying to oust Rep. Liz Cheney from her role as House Republican Conference chair.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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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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Republicans look to oust Liz Cheney as Trump allies push election lie – live

Congresswoman all but certain to lose conference chair roleCheney rejected by Republicans for criticizing former president 2.23pm BST Liz Cheney’s likely removal from House Republican leadership demonstrates the immense influence that Donald Trump still wields over the party, even though he left office nearly four months ago.Republican leaders are signaling that they will embrace Trump and his policy positions even more as the 2022 midterms draw near. Most of the Republican base remains loya...
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Liz Cheney, likely to lose House GOP leadership job, also facing serious challenge back in Wyoming

It’s all but certain that as early as next week House Republicans will strip Rep. Liz Cheney of her number-three GOP leadership position...
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Rep. Liz Cheney could lose GOP leadership role over her criticism of Trump. What does that mean?

Rep. Liz Cheney is angering her fellow Republicans over her criticism of Trump as the party looks to retake Congress in 2022.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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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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Fact check: Yes, Trump really did lose the 2020 election

By Hope Yen | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Seeking to shame Republicans who are disloyal to him, former President Donald Trump distorted the Constitution’s meaning in asserting widespread voter fraud and insisting that state legislatures could overturn Joe Biden’s presidential win. He’s wrong on all those fronts. TRUMP: “Had Mike Pence referred the information on six states (only need two) back to State Legislatures … we would have had a far different Presidential result.” — statement Wednesday...
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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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How Elise Stefanik Adopted Trump’s Cult Of Personality To Become The Anti-Cheney

Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) is inching closer to succeeding Rep. Liz Cheney (WY) as conference chair in an ouster poised to erase some of the few remaining vestiges of opposition to former President Donald Trump's enduring power within the GOP caucus that has been buoyed by falsehood over a stolen election. [Author: Zoë Richards]
Tags: News, Gop, Donald Trump, Liz Cheney, Elise Stefanik, Zoë Richards, Anti Cheney


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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Opinion: I'm a progressive who thinks Liz Cheney, Romney and Bush are true patriots

I am a proud progressive Texas Democrat in the tradition of the late Gov. Ann Richards and my predecessors, Reps. Barbara Jordan and Mickey Leland. And yet Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming, the third-ranking Republican in the House, Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah, the 2012 Republican presidential candidate, and President George W. Bush, the last Republican president to amass a popular vote majority, have my undying respect for the manner in which they have stood steadfast in defense of the US Constitution a...
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I'm a progressive who thinks Cheney, Romney and Bush are true patriots

I am a proud progressive Texas Democrat in the tradition of the late Gov. Ann Richards and my predecessors, Reps. Barbara Jordan and Mickey Leland. And yet Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming, the third-ranking Republican in the House, Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah, the 2012 Republican presidential candidate, and President George W. Bush, the last Republican president to amass a popular vote majority, have my undying respect for the manner in which they have stood steadfast in defense of the US Constitution a...
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Cheney, Romney and Bush are true patriots

I am a proud progressive Texas Democrat in the tradition of the late Gov. Ann Richards and my predecessors, Reps. Barbara Jordan and Mickey Leland. And yet Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming, the third-ranking Republican in the House, Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah, the 2012 Republican presidential candidate, and President George W. Bush, the last Republican president to amass a popular vote majority, have my undying respect for the manner in which they have stood steadfast in defense of the US Constitution a...
Tags: Utah, Texas, News, Wyoming, House, Stories, Mitt Romney, George W Bush, Bush, Ann Richards, Liz Cheney, Barbara Jordan, Mickey Leland, Cheney Romney


Opinion: I'm a proud progressive who thinks Liz Cheney, Mitt Romney and George W. Bush are true patriots

I am a proud progressive Texas Democrat in the tradition of the late Gov. Ann Richards and my predecessors, Reps. Barbara Jordan and Mickey Leland. And yet Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming, the third-ranking Republican in the House, Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah, the 2012 Republican presidential candidate, and President George W. Bush, the last Republican president to amass a popular vote majority, have my undying respect for the manner in which they have stood steadfast in defense of the US Constitution a...
Tags: Utah, Texas, News, Wyoming, House, Stories, Mitt Romney, George W Bush, Ann Richards, Liz Cheney, Barbara Jordan, Liz Cheney Mitt Romney, Mickey Leland


Cheney Challenger Stefanik Says GOP Must Work With Trump

New York Republican Rep. Elise Stefanik is stating her case for replacing Rep. Liz Cheney as the No. 3 House Republican leader.
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Trump asserts power over Republicans as Liz Cheney faces ousting

Republicans widely expected to remove congresswoman from leadership as she resists ex-president’s election lieDonald Trump is poised to tighten his grip on the Republican party with the ousting of one of his most prominent critics in Congress.Liz Cheney, the only woman in Republican leadership in the House of Representatives, is widely expected to be voted out next week by members loyal to Trump. Continue reading...
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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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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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As Trump loyalty trumps ideology, conservatives hold their noses for Stefanik

Even as Rep. Elise Stefanik has consolidated her position as the likely replacement for Rep. Liz Cheney as the No. 3 House Republican, her voting record has raised concerns from some conservatives in the House and around Washington.
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Elise Stefanik's shameful move

The New York Rep., having proven her Trump allegiance, waits in the wings as the GOP aligns against the anti-Trump Congresswoman, Liz Cheney, writes John Avlon. It's a fearful party in the grips of a cult of personality, where opportunistic people can shed their principles like a snake's old skin -- a far cry from the courage of Margaret Chase Smith and her Declaration of Conscience, issued in a similar moment of calumny.
Tags: New York, Cnn, Gop, John Avlon, Liz Cheney, Margaret Chase Smith, Elise Stefanik


Sanders on Cheney drama: GOP is an 'anti-democratic cult'

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) called the GOP an ”anti-democratic cult” in a Thursday tweet commenting on Rep. Liz Cheney's (R-Wyo.) almost...
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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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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.
Tags: Cnn, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Cheney, Trump, House Gop, Liz Cheney, Stefanik, Elise Stefanik


Minnesota Republicans try to steer clear of Cheney fallout

Rep. Liz Cheney has challenged Trump's lies about the 2020 election.
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Mitch McConnell is *exactly* who he's always been

Attempting to dodge a question about the fate of Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney on Wednesday, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell offered a clear window into his strategic approach for the next four years. And that strategy can be summed up in two words: Relentless opposition.
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Analysis: McConnell is exactly who he's always been

Attempting to dodge a question about the fate of Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney on Wednesday, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell offered a clear window into his strategic approach for the next four years. And that strategy can be summed up in two words: Relentless opposition.
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Challenger Hits Liz Cheney, Says GOP Must Work With Trump

New York Republican Rep. Elise Stefanik is stating her case for replacing Rep. Liz Cheney as the No. 3 House Republican leader.
Tags: New York, House, Liz Cheney, Elise Stefanik, GOP Must Work With Trump


Liz Cheney warns Republican party at ‘turning point’ as critics plot her removal

Cheney says party must ‘decide whether we are going to choose truth’ as House Republicans bid to oust her from conference chair role
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Fact check: Elise Stefanik tried to get election overturned, promoted election lies

House Republicans are moving to oust Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney from a party leadership position over her vocal repudiation of former President Donald Trump's lies about the integrity of the 2020 election.
Tags: Cnn, Wyoming, House, Donald Trump, Liz Cheney, Elise Stefanik


What does Liz Cheney do next?

Liz Cheney seems utterly resigned to the fact that, as soon as next week, she will be ousted by her colleagues as the third-ranking GOPer in House leadership.
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