• Chris Hayes Goes Off on GOP's Treatment of Liz Cheney: A Full-On ‘Ideological Purge' and Orwellian ‘Authoritarian Delusion'

    1 day ago - By Mediaite

    On Tuesday night Chris Hayes addressed the upcoming vote among House Republicans on whether to remove Rep. Liz Cheney from the party's leadership. She is the third-ranking member of the House GOP. Earlier in the day, audio of House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy talking into a hot mic and trashing Cheney was obtained by Mediaite. “I've had it with her,” he said saying. “You know, I've lost confidence.”
    Cheney has irked McCarthy, her fellow congressional Republicans, and not least of all Donald Trump for repeatedly stating that the 2020 presidential wasn't stolen. Her position fails an...
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  • Wall Street Journal Editorial Board Defends Liz Cheney: Purging Her for Telling the Truth Would ‘Diminish the Party'

    Wall Street Journal Editorial Board Defends Liz Cheney: Purging Her for Telling the Truth Would ‘Diminish the Party'

    1 day ago - By Mediaite

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    The Wall Street Journal editorial board came to the defense of Liz Cheney, with her expulsion from House GOP leadership expected next week.
    Cheney has been one of the most outspoken Republicans calling out former President Donald Trump's big lie about the 2020 election. Intra-party friction has spilled into the public, with House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy's comments about dissatisfaction with Cheney in the conference (not to mention his hot mic comments going after Cheney himself ).
    The Journal editorial board writes that McCarthy clearly knows Cheney is...
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