Liz Cheney calls election results ‘clear victory for team normal’ and rejection of Trump

Liz Cheney calls election results ‘clear victory for team normal’ and rejection of Trump

CNN — Rep. Liz Cheney on Thursday said the results of this week’s midterm elections were “a clear victory for Team Normal,” and a “rejection of the toxicity” of former President Donald Trump. “I think that it was a clear victory for Team Normal, and we have a huge amount of work to do,” said … Read more

Liz Cheney is giving us a peek at what her future looks like

Liz Cheney is giving us a peek at what her future looks like

A version of this story appeared in The Point newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here. CNN — Wyoming Republican Rep. Liz Cheney will be leaving Congress soon, but she has pledged to remain active in national politics – doing everything she can to keep Donald Trump from the White … Read more

Liz Cheney’s PAC airs ad urging Arizona voters to reject GOP candidates Kari Lake and Mark Finchem

Liz Cheney’s PAC airs ad urging Arizona voters to reject GOP candidates Kari Lake and Mark Finchem

CNN — Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney is putting money behind her vow to do everything she can to prevent election deniers from winning in November, as her political action committee announced Friday that it is spending $500,000 on an ad urging Arizona voters to reject GOP gubernatorial nominee Kari Lake and Republican Secretary of State … Read more

Jan. 6 panel subpoenas Trump, setting stage for potential legal battle

Jan.  6 panel subpoenas Trump, setting stage for potential legal battle

Members of the House Select Committee vote unanimously to subpoena former US President Donald Trump during a hearing in the Cannon House Office Building in Washington on Oct. 13.Drew Angerer/Getty Images TheJan. 6 committee has subpoenaed Donald Trump, setting the stage for a potential legal battle with the former president as the most wide-ranging investigation … Read more

Liz Cheney’s say warning about future elections

Liz Cheney is giving us a peek at what her future looks like

CNN — During her opening statement in what is widely expected to be the final meeting of the January 6 committee before the midterm elections, vice chair Liz Cheney issued a clarion call about the peril facing the country in future elections. “Our institutions only hold when men and women of good faith make them … Read more

Pence’s 2024 hopes loom over potential testimony to Jan. 6 committees

Pence’s 2024 hopes loom over potential testimony to Jan.  6 committees

CNN — Key members of the House committee probing the January 6, 2021, insurrection are dialing up pressure on former Vice President Mike Pence – whom pro-Donald Trump rioters demanded be hanged on that dark day – to testify to their committee. Pence would instantly become the investigation’s most high-profile witness and could further expose … Read more

Trump foe Liz Cheney defeated in Wyoming GOP primary

Trump foe Liz Cheney defeated in Wyoming GOP primary

Representative Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., arrives, with her father, former US vice-president Dick Cheney, to vote at the Teton County Library during the Republican primary election in Jackson Hole, Wyo., on Aug. 16, 2022.Jabin Botsford/The Associated Press Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, Donald Trump’s fiercest Republican adversary in Congress, was defeated in a GOP primary Tuesday, falling … Read more

US Attorney-General confirms search of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago residence, asks court to unseal warrant

US Attorney-General confirms search of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago residence, asks court to unseal warrant

US Attorney-General Merrick Garland speaks during a news conference in Washington, on Aug. 4.Manuel Balce Ceneta/The Associated Press The US Justice Department asked a judge on Thursday to make public the warrant that authorized an FBI search of Donald Trump’s Florida home, after the former president attacked the search as an act of political retribution. … Read more

Steve Bannon convicted of contempt of Congress for defying subpoena from Jan. 6 committees

Steve Bannon convicted of contempt of Congress for defying subpoena from Jan.  6 committees

Former White House adviser Steve Bannon arrives at US District Court, in Washington, on June 15.ELIZABETH FRANTZ/Reuters Steve Bannon, a key associate of former President Donald Trump and an influential figure on the American right, was convicted on Friday of contempt of Congress for defying a subpoena from the committee probing last year’s attack on … Read more

Jan. 6 investigation hears Trump held ‘unhinged’ White House meeting before tweet calling supporters to Capitol

Jan.  6 investigation hears Trump held ‘unhinged’ White House meeting before tweet calling supporters to Capitol

Stephen Ayres, who was a participant in the January 6 attack, and Jason Van Tatenhove, a former spokesperson for the Oath Keepers, are sworn in by the House select committee during the seventh public hearing in Washington on July 12.POOL/Reuters Donald Trump hosted a chaotic six-hour White House meeting at which he discussed ordering the … Read more