Liz Cheney

Mitch McConnell Doesn’t Defend Liz Cheney from Republican Critics

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) did not defend Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) when asked about the House Republican Leadership’s efforts to oust the Wyoming Republican from her role as House Republican Conference chairwoman in the wake of her sharp criticism of former President Donald Trump. 

Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., greets Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., as they wait for the start of President Joe Biden's first address to a joint session of Congress at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on April 28, 2021. (Photo by JONATHAN ERNST / POOL / AFP) (Photo …