Tag Archives: Elise Stefanik

Stefanik Is First GOP Leader To Endorse Trump 2024

Breitbart reports: House Republican Conference Chair Elise Stefanik (R-NY) endorsed former President Donald Trump’s expected bid to run for president in 2024, saying “it’s very clear” Trump is the leader of the GOP. “Republican voters determine who is the leader of the Republican Party and it’s very clear President Trump is the leader of the Republican party. What the media …

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Elise Stefanik Claims Carl Paladino’s Effusive Praise For Adolf Hitler’s Leadership Is Being Taken Out Of Context

The Huffington Post reports: Republican House candidate Carl Paladino praised Nazi leader Adolf Hitler’s ability to rouse “the crowds” and declared Hitler “the kind of leader we need today” in a February 2021 interview on the radio station WBEN in Buffalo, New York. Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.), chair of the House Republican Conference, the third-ranking position in GOP House leadership, …

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House GOP Bill Would Criminalize Supreme Court Leaks

The Hill reports: A group of 12 House Republicans introduced the Leaker Accountability Act on Tuesday, which would bar any officer or employee of the Supreme Court from “knowingly publishing, divulging, disclosing, or making known in any manner” confidential information such as internal notes, draft opinions, or final opinions before publication learned through the course of employment at the court. …

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Trouble Brewing Between Stefanik And Trump Junior

Politico reports: Allies of Donald Trump Jr. issued a stark warning to Elise Stefanik recently: Keep friends’ kids out of your political rivalries. Those Trump Jr. allies were recently told that Stefanik’s camp was behind an effort to plant negative stories about Rep. Jim Banks (R-Ind.), a potential Stefanik competitor in House GOP leadership. It was also relayed to them …

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REPORT: Trump Eyeing Stefanik As 2024 Running Mate

CNN reports: Donald Trump hasn’t said if he will run for president again, but that doesn’t seem to be stopping him from privately musing about his potential running mate if he does. The latest person to catch his eye: Rep. Elise Stefanik of New York, the moderate-turned-MAGA star who has developed a strong relationship with the former President, according to …

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Stefanik Lies: I Never Promoted Replacement Theory

From the office of Rep. Elise Stefanik: Any implication or attempt to blame the heinous shooting in Buffalo on the Congresswoman is a new disgusting low for the Left, their Never Trump allies, and the sycophant stenographers in the media. The shooting was an act of evil and the criminal should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. …

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GOP Rep. Elise Stefanik Calls Democrats “Pedo Grifters”

The Huffington Post reports: Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.), who describes herself as “pro-life,” blamed the White House and mysterious “pedo grifters” on Friday for America’s infant formula shortage — and called for denying formula to migrant’s babies. The “usual pedo grifters,” who were unidentified, appeared to be a reference to a particularly outlandish QAnon conspiracy theory that an international ring …

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House GOP Leaders Endorse Liz Cheney’s Challenger

NBC News reports: In a highly unusual move, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Thursday endorsed Harriet Hageman, the Trump-backed candidate challenging Rep. Liz Cheney in the Wyoming Republican primary. “I am proud to endorse Harriet Hageman for Congress,” McCarthy, R-Calif., said in a statement tweeted by Hageman. “I look forward to welcoming Harriet to a Republican majority next Congress.” …

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New Stefanik Ads Echo Racist “Great Replacement”

The American Independent reports: New York Rep. Elise Stefanik, the third-ranked Republican in the House, began running a series of campaign ads on Facebook on Wednesday invoking a racist conspiracy theory that falsely alleges that immigrants are being invited to the United States to replace white voters. The campaign for Stefanik, who is up for reelection in November 2022 for …

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Stefanik’s Rally With Homocon Extremist Gets Canceled

The Albany Times-Union reports: Scott Presler, a political operative identified as a former top strategist for an anti-Muslim group, canceled an appearance Wednesday at Gavin Park that was touted by U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik and the local Republican Party. Saratoga County Chairman Carl Zeilman said that a case of COVID in RISE PAC, of which Presler is a member, forced …

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Today’s #Headdesk Is From GOP Rep. Elise Stefanik

Talking Points Memo reports: Friday is the 56th anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid, and the third-ranking Republican in the House of Representatives, Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY), weighed in with a doozy of a take. What separates Medicare and Medicaid, government programs that cover health care costs for the elderly and poor, from socialism? Republicans asked that exact question in the …

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Gay Dem Launches Bid To Unseat Cultist Elise Stefanik

Politico reports: Democrat Matt Putorti is launching a campaign against Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.), aiming to knock out one of the Republican Party’s rising stars and a newly minted member of House leadership. Putorti is a 37-year-old attorney from Upstate New York focused on LGBTQ+ equality, reducing gun violence, and immigration. “Elise Stefanik is a threat to spaghetti dinner towns,” …

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Rep. Elise Stefanik: Liz Cheney Is Looking Backwards, Republicans Are Looking Forward With Trump [VIDEO]

“She is looking backwards. Republicans are looking forward. We are unified. And we are talking about conservative principles. President Trump is an important voice in the Republican Party. We are working as one team. Voters believed in President Trump’s results. “Whether it was the economic growth, whether it was the historic accords in the Middle East, whether it was being …

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Stefanik: The GOP Is “Unified In Working With Trump”

Yahoo News reports: “I support President Trump … he is an important voice in our Republican party and we look forward to working with him,” Stefanik said. “Republican voters are unified in their support and their desire to work with President Trump, and we are unified as Republicans.” Stefanik, however, treaded carefully when she was pressed by reporters on whether …

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Stefanik Elected To Replace Cheney In 134-46 Vote

Forbes reports: Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.), an ally of former President Donald Trump, on Friday defeated Rep. Chip Roy (R-Texas) by an overwhelming margin to become chair of the House Republican conference.  The meeting began at 8:30 and ended less than an hour later, with Stefanik emerging victorious on a secret ballot of her House Republican colleagues 134-46, according to …

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GOP Rep Challenges Stefanik For Cheney’s Old Job

Politico reports: Texas Rep. Chip Roy is jumping into the race for House GOP conference chair, teeing up a two-way showdown between him and New York Rep. Elise Stefanik. Roy, a member of the ultra-conservative House Freedom Caucus, has criticized not only Stefanik’s voting record but also how speedy House Republicans are moving to replace the newly deposed Rep. Liz …

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GOP Rep May Challenge Stefanik For Cheney’s Post

Yesterday this guy complained that Stefanik isn’t conservative enough to replace Cheney. You knew there would be an ulterior motive: Rep. Chip Roy (R-Texas) on Wednesday afternoon did not rule out running for the GOP leadership position left vacant by Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.). “We’re here to talk about other topics but I will say this, [Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.)] …

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GOP Rep Opposes Stefanik: Not Conservative Enough

The Hill reports: Rep. Chip Roy (R-Texas) on Tuesday argued that Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.) is the wrong choice to fill Rep. Liz Cheney’s (R-Wyo.) leadership position and lacks a conservative enough voting record to represent the House Republican Conference. “We must avoid putting in charge Republicans who campaign as Republicans but then vote for and advance the Democrats’ agenda …

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McCarthy Formally Endorses Stefanik For Cheney’s Job

The Washington Post reports: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (Calif.) officially backed Rep. Elise Stefanik (N.Y.) to replace Rep. Liz Cheney (Wyo.) as the Republican conference chair during an appearance on Fox News. “Yes, I do,” he said when asked by host Maria Bartiromo whether he supported Stefanik as the party’s future No. 3 leader in the House. It is …

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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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