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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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GOP Sen. Mitt Romney defends Rep. Liz Cheney amid Republican blowback: 'Liz Cheney refuses to lie'

"Every person of conscience draws a line beyond which they will not go: Liz Cheney refuses to lie," Romney tweeted Tuesday.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Trump calls Romney a 'stone cold loser' after the Utah senator was booed at a Utah GOP conference

Donald Trump delighted in Romney being booed off stage at a GOP convention, calling him a "stone cold loser." Joe Raedle/Getty Images; Susan Walsh-Pool/Getty Images Donald Trump on Sunday celebrated Sen. Mitt Romney being booed at a Utah GOP convention. Trump called Romney a "stone cold loser" and a "RINO" - an acronym for "Republican in name only." Romney was booed at the conference hours before an attempt to censure him for voting for Trump's impeachment failed. See more stories on ...
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Mitt Romney defends Liz Cheney from GOP critics, saying she 'refuses to lie' about the 2020 presidential election

Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, speaks during a news conference with a group of bipartisan lawmakers to unveil a COVID-19 emergency relief framework in the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2020. Caroline Brehman/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Romney praised Liz Cheney's integrity as she faces a GOP caucus upset with her criticism of Trump. "Liz Cheney refuses to lie," Romney tweeted on Tuesday. Romney was nearly censured by the Utah GOP last weekend. See m...
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Burnett: Trump calls Romney a loser, but the only loser here was Trump

CNN's Erin Burnett discusses the war inside the GOP between conservatives like Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) and Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) versus former President Donald Trump, as he continues to push the lie that the 2020 election was stolen.
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The GOP of Cheney, Bush and Romney feels like ancient history

The GOP's identity crisis is entering a pernicious new phase for Republicans who won't live in former President Donald Trump's alternate reality, push his big lie and rewrite history.
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Analysis: The GOP of Cheney, Bush and Romney feels like ancient history

The GOP's identity crisis is entering a pernicious new phase for Republicans who won't live in former President Donald Trump's alternate reality, push his big lie and rewrite history.
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Analysis: Cheney, Bush and Romney's GOP feels like it's history

The GOP's identity crisis is entering a pernicious new phase for Republicans who won't live in former President Donald Trump's alternate reality, push his big lie and rewrite history.
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Bush speaks out as Republican rifts widen

• Opinion: George Bush leaves out an ugly truth • Keilar: Nothing says 'I hate cancel culture' like cancelling someone twice • Analysis: Cheney, Bush and Romney's GOP feels like it's history
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Romney wasn't a monster then and isn't one now

CNN's SE Cupp looks at how Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) has gone from receiving applause from Republicans to being booed.
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SE Cupp: Romney wasn't a monster then and isn't one now

CNN's SE Cupp looks at how Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) has gone from receiving applause from Republicans to being booed.
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SE Cupp: Romney is a key figure in the GOP civil war

CNN's SE Cupp looks at how Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) has gone from receiving applause from Republicans to being booed.
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10 Things in Politics: Big problems may await the economy

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:America is getting ready for its post pandemic glow-upThese nine chiefs of staff counsel House Republicans' unruliest conspiracy theoristsSpace agencies couldn't stop a simulated asteroid from crashing ...
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Why Republicans booed Romney

Dean Obeidallah writes that Republican Senator Mitt Romney still doesn't get how low his party has sunk. Loyalty to conservative principles or a long-term commitment to the party is not what defines today's GOP.
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Opinion: Why Republicans booed Romney

Republican Senator Mitt Romney still doesn't get how low his party has sunk. That was painfully obvious when the Utah Senator was "lustily booed" -- as the Salt Lake Tribune put it -- on Saturday by a large swath of the over 2,100 GOP delegates who attended the party's state political convention.
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Romney Booed At Utah GOP Convention Before Vote To Censure Him Fails

The Utah Republican Party's resolution to censure Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT) for his votes to convict former President Trump failed during the party's organizing convention after the senator was booed at the event. The vote narrowly failed 711-798, according to the Salt Lake Tribune. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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Sen. Collins says she was 'appalled' by GOP delegates booing Romney

Sen. Susan Collins said she was “appalled” by a crowd of Republican delegates at a convention in Utah booing Sen. Mitt Romney, warning...
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Collins says she was 'appalled' at boos for Romney from Utah Republicans at censure vote

Republican Sen. Mitt Romney was booed by Utah state Republicans during a vote to censure him for voting to impeach former President Donald Trump.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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GOP senator 'appalled' that Utah Republicans booed Romney

• Romney to booing crowd: Aren't you embarrassed?
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Collins says she was 'appalled' Utah Republicans booed Romney and GOP not led by 'just one person'

Sen. Susan Collins said Sunday that she was "appalled" to see fellow Republican Sen. Mitt Romney was booed by members of his state party for his votes to convict Donald Trump during the former President's impeachment trials, arguing that "just one person" does not lead the GOP.
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Mitt Romney loudly booed at Utah Republican convention

Romney was the only Republican senator to vote twice to impeach former President Donald Trump.
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Mitt Romney booed while speaking at Utah GOP convention – video

Mitt Romney was loudly booed at the Utah Republican party convention on Saturday, and called a ‘traitor’ and a ‘communist’ as he tried to speak. ‘Aren’t you embarrassed?’ the Utah senator asked the crowd of 2,100 delegates at the Maverik Center in West Valley City. ‘I’m a man who says what he means, and you know I was not a fan of our last president’s character issues.’Mitt Romney booed and called ‘traitor’ at Utah Republican convention Continue reading...
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Mitt Romney loudly booed and called a 'traitor' at Utah's GOP conference over his opposition to Trump

Sen. Mitt Romney addresses the Utah Republican Party 2021 Organizing Convention Saturday, May 1, 2021, in West Valley City, Utah. AP Photo/Rick Bowmer Utah GOP conference delegates booed Sen. Mitt Romney on Saturday. Romney faced anger for his opposition to former President Donald Trump. "You know I was not a fan of our last president's character issues," said Romney See more stories on Insider's business page. Utah Sen. Mitt Romney was loudly booed when he took to the stage at a...
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Mitt Romney booed and called ‘traitor’ at Utah Republican convention

Only Republican to twice vote to impeach Trump gets hostile reception as censure motion narrowly failsMitt Romney was loudly booed at the Utah Republican party convention on Saturday – and called a “traitor” and a “communist” as he tried to speak.“Aren’t you embarrassed?” the Salt Lake City Tribune reported the Utah senator asking the crowd of 2,100 delegates at the Maverik Center in West Valley City. “I’m a man who says what he means, and you know I was not a fan of our last president’s charact...
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Utah GOP vote to censure Mitt Romney fails

A resolution to censure GOP Sen. Mitt Romney for his two votes to convict former President Donald Trump failed Saturday at the Utah Republican Party organizing convention, where the senator had been booed earlier in the day -- a reflection of the anger that persists among the party's core activists about Trump's impeachment and Romney's frequent criticisms of him throughout his presidency.
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Utah GOP vote to censure Mitt Romney fails while senator is booed at convention

A resolution to censure GOP Sen. Mitt Romney for his two votes to convict former President Donald Trump failed Saturday at the Utah Republican Party organizing convention, where the senator had been booed earlier in the day -- a reflection of the anger that persists among the party's core activists about Trump's impeachment and Romney's frequent criticisms of him throughout his presidency.
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Romney booed during speech to Utah GOP convention

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) was booed on Saturday at the beginning of his speech at the Utah Republican Party’s organizing convention.
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Mitt Romney says he favors monthly cash payments for families over Biden's proposed federal childcare program

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-UT). Scott J. Applewhite/AP Romney said he supported providing cash payments over Biden's proposed federally backed childcare. He would give it to families "in a monthly check, and allow them to decide how to spend their money to help their child." Part of Biden's $1.8 trillion plan aims to save families $15,000 a year in childcare costs via subsidies. See more stories on Insider's business page. Republican Sen. Mitt Romney of Utah said on Thursday he would ...
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I didn't watch Biden's speech last night.

I see — — that he made "costly proposals" that "amount to a risky gamble that a country polarized along ideological and cultural lines is ready for a more activist government." Was that something America voted for last autumn? Obviously, not. It doesn't seem fair to spring this on us now. Invoking the legacy of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Mr. Biden unveiled a $1.8 trillion social spending plan to accompany previous proposals to build roads and bridges, expand other social programs and combat cli...
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Sen. Josh Hawley wants to send $1,000 monthly checks to families with kids under 13, but slash aid for single parents

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO). Caroline Brehman-Pool/Getty Images Hawley rolled out a plan for a new "Parent Tax Credit" on Monday. It would distribute $1,000 cash payments to married couples, and slash that in half for singles. Experts said the plan contained design flaws that could hurt low-income workers during recessions. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sen. Josh Hawley introduced a plan for a "Parent Tax Credit" on Monday, aimed at offsetting the high cost of raising a chil...
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