At a debate for Republican U.S. Senate candidates in Evergreen Tuesday, candidates were divided over whether it was appropriate for national Republicans to censure U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) last month.
BRIEF: ‘Many’ in Congress Wanted Censure of Cheney To Lay Groundwork for Expulsion, Says WY GOP Chair
The Chair of the Wyoming Republican Party says he’s heard “indirectly” that U.S. House Republicans were waiting for support from the Republican National Committee (RNC) before taking more aggressive actions against fellow Republicans, like Wyoming Congresswoman Liz Cheney, who criticized Trump, participated in a House investigation of the Jan. 6 insurrection, or spoke out on other matters.
Republicans Oust Liz Cheney From U.S. House GOP Leadership for Rejecting Trump’s ‘Big Lie’
WASHINGTON — House Republicans voted Wednesday to remove U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney from her leadership position after her continued pushback against former President Donald Trump’s baseless claims of voter fraud in the presidential election.