Tag Archives: Elise Stefanik

Likely Cheney Successor Was Once Harsh Trump Critic

CNN reports: New York Rep. Elise Stefanik, one of former President Donald Trump’s loudest defenders in Congress, once harshly attacked Trump over both his rhetoric and policies, claiming that she’d be an “independent voice.” Stefanik also frequently criticized Trump’s rhetoric, saying in one January 2016 interview, “Unfortunately, it’s tapping into the fear today of our security situation.” She added, “I …

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Likely Cheney Successor Flogs Big Lie On Bannon Show

The Hill reports: Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) appeared on former Trump White House aide Steve Bannon’s show this week to promise that if she is selected to serve as the House GOP’s conference chair, she will make uniting the party a priority. “My vision is to run with support from the president [Trump] and his coalition of voters, which was …

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GOP Whips Votes For Elise Stefanik To Replace Cheney

The New York Post reports: A member of the House Republican leadership team has been whipping votes for New York Rep. Elise Stefanik to replace House Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney as the third-ranking GOP member. Rep. Guy Reschenthaler (R-Pa.) told The Post on Tuesday that he is confident the upstate New York congresswoman has the support needed to obtain …

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Stunt-Pulling GOP Rep Who Lied Through Hearings Raises $500,000 After Ranting Fox News Appearance

Roll Call reports: On Fox News Thursday night, Rep. Elise Stefanik made sure to tell viewers about a website where they could “step up” and donate to her campaign. After her appearance, the New York Republican announced she raised a staggering $500,000 in less than two hours. Stefanik’s fundraising push is an early test of whether House Republicans, using a …

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