The top Republican in the House of Representatives signaled on Sunday that he would vote to remove fellow Republican and Trump critic Liz Cheney as a party leader. This report produced by Chris Dignam.
Former Bush speechwriter Michael Gerson discussed the Republican Party’s loyalty to former President Donald Trump, after House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy revealed his frustration with Rep. Liz Cheney who refused to back former President Trump’s lie that the 2020 election was stolen.
CNN congressional correspondent Lauren Fox profiles Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY), the lawmaker former President Donald Trump and House Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) are backing to replace Rep. Liz Cheney if she is ousted from her leadership position as GOP conference chairwoman.
President Joe Biden’s speech to a joint session of Congress made history before it even started, with two women on the dias, with Vice President Kamala Harris and Nancy Pelosi as the second- and third-in-line to the presidency. CNN’s Chris Cillizza talks through his hits and misses from Biden’s speech — outlining which moments mattered most and why.
Vice President Kamala Harris and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made history, marking the first time two women, Harris as Vice President and Pelosi as Majority Speaker of the House, sat behind the President during an address to a joint session of Congress.
CNN’s Brianna Keilar spoke with the lawyers representing the man photographed sitting at a desk in House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office during the January 6 riot at the US Capitol. They argue that their client called Speaker Pelosi a “biatch,” which they say is less offensive than calling her a “b*tch.”
CNN’s Chris Cuomo compares Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s recent comments on blocking the Biden administration’s agenda to comments he previously made about the Obama administration, and analyzes what it could mean for Democrats.