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.
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy has confirmed that he supports Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) for the role of House Republican conference chair, as Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) faces a vote to oust her from the influential GOP leadership post.
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’s John Berman questions why House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy sides with controversial Republicans such as Rep. Matt Gaetz and Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene but not long-time Wyoming Republican Rep. Liz Cheney.
Brian Stelter raises a recent debate about whether Sunday political shows should be interviewing GOP lawmakers who backed Trump’s bid to overturn the election results. If they are booked on TV, Susan Glasser says, “it’s most important that there be accountability in the questioning and in the way in which this is presented.”
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.