Tag: Liz Cheney

Liz Cheney Slammed Kevin McCarthy, Claiming He Was Trying To ‘Prevent The American People’ From Understanding Jan. 6

Liz Cheney was few progressives’ idea of a savior this time last year, but a lot has changed. The Wyoming representative — and, till May, one of the most powerful Republicans in the House — has been one of an elite few in her party who has stood up to former president Trump, who still […]

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Liz Cheney Reportedly Smacked Jim Jordan’s Hand Away On Jan. 6, Telling Him, ‘You F*cking Did This’

Page-turning tomes about the disastrous final stretch of the Trump administration: Collect ‘em all! For weeks, extracts have been pouring from the three big forthcoming books on the subject, and a new piece by The Daily Beast does the herculean task of examining each one. And among the doubtless countless new and shocking stories that […]

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House Votes for Panel to Investigate Jan. 6 Capitol Riot. Rep. McCarthy Threatens Any GOP Members Who Participate

US House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) walks away after gavelling in Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) at the US Capitol on January 3, 2021 in Washington, DC. Photo: Tasos Katopodis (Getty Images) On Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to establish a select committee to investigate the World War Wypipo rebellion […]

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Scratches Head in BLM: Congressman Claims Capitol Police ‘Executed’ Ashli Babbitt, the White Woman Who Stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6

Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar (R)Photo: Jonathan Ernst (Getty Images) Seems like that Blue Lives Matter bullshit only applies when it comes to killing unarmed Black folks, as one congressman has gone so far as to claim that Ashli Babbitt—the woman who was shot and killed during the insurrection at the Capitol on Jan. 6—had been […]

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House Candidate Anthony Bouchard Impregnated a 14-Year-Old When He Was 18 and Claims It Was Like ‘the Romeo and Juliet Story.’ Nah, Son

Wyoming state Sen. Anthony Bouchard, R-Cheyenne, who is challenging Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) in the primary race, speaks to supporters after a rally against Cheney on January 28, 2021 in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Photo: Michael Ciaglo (Getty Images) And the winner for most deplorable Republican House candidate goes to…Anthony Bouchard and it isn’t even close. Advertisement […]

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Liz Cheney’s GOP Challenger Impregnated a 14-Year-Old When He Was 18

On the left, Wyoming state Sen. Anthony Bouchard on January 28, 2021 in Cheyenne, Wyoming. (Photo by Michael Ciaglo/Getty Images) On the right, Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) in the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center on May 12, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up […]

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The Republican “Civil War” Is Actually Just the Trump GOP Against a Few Losers

As she fought to keep her job as the third-most powerful Republican in the House of Representatives, Liz Cheney returned again and again to the same argument. The GOP had a choice: It could continue to embrace Donald Trump and his lies about the 2020 election, or it could follow a more principled path. “The […]

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