The reason given was her comments about Donald Trump where negative and a distraction….
But the Republican lawmaker was telling the truth….
She loses her leadership job for doing that…
It IS the Grand ole’ Parties loss….
Cheney will NOT go quietly….
“If you want leaders who will enable and spread his destructive lies, I’m not your person, you have plenty of others to choose from. That will be their legacy,” Cheney told her Republican colleagues Wednesday morning, according to a person familiar with her remarks who spoke on the condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak on the record. “But I promise you this, after today, I will be leading the fight to restore our party and our nation to conservative principles, to defeating socialism, to defending our republic, to making the GOP worthy again of being the party of Lincoln.”
Her colleagues, including House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.), have said that her fights with the former president have become a distraction and that she should not serve in a leadership position where the job is to unify the party as it seeks to combat President Biden’s agenda and win back the House….
Cheney’s speech on the US House floor in defense of her views and asking for the ‘truth’ about Donald Trump and their party…
Cheney in her floor speech called on Republicans to “speak the truth” and “stand above politics.”
Here’s the link for the speech….