House Freedom Caucus Chairman Andy Biggs called on House Republican Conference Chairwoman Liz Cheney to resign from her leadership post after she announced Tuesday she would support impeachment efforts against President Trump.
“She should resign her position as a conference chair and should not be serving this conference. That’s it,” Biggs, an Arizona Republican told the Washington Examiner on Tuesday night.
Cheney, a Wyoming Republican who is the third-ranking member of her party in the House and daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, excoriated Trump in a statement for his response to the Capitol Hill siege that resulted in the deaths of five people including a U.S. Capitol Police officer.
“Much more will become clear in the coming days and weeks, but what we know now is enough,” she said. “The President of the United States summoned this mob, and lit the flame of this attack Everything that followed was his doing. None of this would