Top Republicans are turning on Rep. Liz Cheney, the party’s highest-ranking woman in Congress, with one conservative leader suggesting she could be ousted from her GOP post within a month.
The comments by Reps. Steve Scalise, the minority whip, and Jim Banks, chairman of the Republican Study Committee, carry weight because of their close relationship with House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) — who is openly feuding with Cheney.
Banks (R-Ind.), leader of the largest conservative caucus in the House, told Axios Friday that Cheney’s continued criticisms are “an unwelcome distraction,” and he questioned whether she would retain her leadership role in a month.
Read the full article. This latest news comes after cultists screamed in outrage because Cheney fist-bumped with Biden at his speech to Congress.
C-ya later, Liz!
“Scoop: GOP leaders threaten Cheney ouster” https://t.co/RoEKXjpwuv
— Jason Miller (@JasonMillerinDC) May 1, 2021