House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy backs ousting Liz Cheney from leadership over her criticism of Trump while claiming Republicans "embrace free thought and debate"

McCarthy argued that Cheney's criticism of Trump and the GOP's election lies had become a distraction. House GOP Leader Kevin M.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider7 hr. 34 min. ago

Rep. Liz Cheney tells Fox News she would not support Trump if he were the 2024 GOP nominee

Earlier this week, Cheney accused Trump of "embracing insurrection," and in January, Cheney voted to impeach Trump. Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., conduct a news conference.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytApr 14th, 2021

Republican leader Kevin McCarthy says voters overwhelmingly support Biden"s stimulus bill because they don"t understand it

Recent Politico/Morning Consult polling found 75% of registered voters, including 59% of Republicans, support the stimulus package. US House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCa.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMar 11th, 2021

Liz Cheney Faces Chopping Block As GOP Braces For Chaotic Week

Liz Cheney Faces Chopping Block As GOP Braces For Chaotic Week House Republicans will return to Washington DC this week to address a growing schism in the party between never-Trumpers led by Rep. Liz.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 9th, 2021

Rep. Liz Cheney says House GOP leader Kevin McCarthy "changed his story" on the Capitol riot

In a scathing op-ed published Wednesday, Re.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMay 5th, 2021

"I think she"s got real problems": GOP leader Kevin McCarthy slams Rep. Liz Cheney on a hot mic, report says

"I've had it with her. You know, I've lost confidence," McCarthy told Fox during off-air remarks, according to a tape reviewed by Axios. House Repu.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 4th, 2021

A top Biden advisor says the White House doesn"t need GOP support in Congress for infrastructure package to be bipartisan

Parts of the infrastructure plan are drawing support from Republicans - Republican voters, that is. The White House ins.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 12th, 2021

8 House Republicans vote in support of expanding background checks on gun purchases

The House on Thursday passed two bills that would establish new background check requirements on firearm sales and transfers. Workers arrange AR-15 style rifles on a wall that are for sale at Davidson.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMar 11th, 2021

Tim Ryan told the GOP to "stop talking about Dr. Seuss" and work with Democrats on efforts to support American workers

The PRO Act passed in the House, with five Republicans supporting the bill, and Rep. Henry Cuellar the sole Democrat voting against it. AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty Rep. Tim Ryan expres.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 11th, 2021

A GOP senator who opposed impeachment defends Cheney, Murkowski after Trump amps up attacks

At his speech at CPAC last week, Trump said the GOP should "get rid" of Cheney and other Republicans who didn't support him during his impeachment. Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney, R-.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMar 7th, 2021

Republican leaders Kevin McCarthy and Liz Cheney clash over support for Trump at a press conference

"I don't believe [Trump] should be playing a role .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytFeb 24th, 2021

Liz Cheney has been formally censured by the Wyoming GOP for voting to impeach Trump

Rep. Liz Cheney was one of 10 House Republicans to vote to impeach Trump over his handling of the January 6 Capitol insurrection. Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., sp.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 6th, 2021

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy will have "conversation" with Marjorie Taylor Greene after her "disturbing" comments on social media

Rep. Greene repeatedly expressed support on social media.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJan 27th, 2021

Trump lowers the White House flag after pressure from both Republicans and Democrats

"For every Republican that sees this and stays silent, I don't want to hear that they support the police every again," a lawmaker told Insider. President Donald Trump. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Images .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 10th, 2021

GOP Rep. Brian Babin says "history will be unforgiving" to Republicans who don"t support a challenge to the 2020 presidential election

In December, Rep. Brian Babin co-signed a letter calling on Congress to hold hearings to "probe all allegations of illegal conduct" regarding the election. Rep. Brian Babin (R-Texas). House Television via AP GOP Rep. Brian Babin of .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJan 3rd, 2021

Second stimulus check updates: Will he sign it? GOP blocks $2,000 payments for most Americans as Trump leaves D.C. with COVID deal in doubt.

Trump’s sudden demand for $2,000 checks for most Americans was swiftly rejected by House Republicans on Thursday.Trump’s sudden demand for $2,000 checks for most Americans was swiftly rejected by House Republicans on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneDec 24th, 2020

White House indicates Trump will sign $900 billion stimulus deal brokered by Republicans and Democrats in Congress


Category: personnelSource: nytDec 20th, 2020

Republicans oppose coronavirus bill that would provide paid sick leave and free testing

AP Photo/Evan Vucci Republicans on Thursday said they would not support a House bill designed to counter the economic fallout of the coronavirus.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 12th, 2020

Top House Republican says he won"t support Democrats" coronavirus bill

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, the California Republican, tweete.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 12th, 2020

House manager Lofgren not sure whether Senate will allow witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

Rep. Zoe Lofgren, Democrat of California, said she wasn’t sure House impeachment managers have persuaded four Senate Republicans to support their call for bringing witnesses into President Trump’s impeachment trial......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 26th, 2020