Vote to oust Rep. Cheney scheduled for May 12th
An official vote to oust Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) as the Republican Conference chair is set for Wednesday May 12th at 9 AM EST. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-NY, is the main contender to replace her.
The move comes after Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) revealed his true opinion of Cheney on a “hot mic” saying, “she has serious problems.” McCarthy even admitted that other GOP members have taken issue with the Wyoming representative.
This is the second time this calendar year that a vote has been scheduled to oust Cheney. The first came after Cheney voted to impeach Trump following the Jan. 6th Capitol riots.
Read the full article here.
You can follow Jenny Goldsberry on Twitter @jennyjournalism