House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., said on Fox News Tuesday morning the GOP is “concerned” about Rep. Liz Cheney’s, R-Wyo., ability to be the House Republican Conference Chair.
“Fox & Friends” host Steve Doocy asked McCarthy about growing reports that the GOP is frustrated with Cheney after she firmly aligned herself against former President Donald Trump.
“There’s no concern about how she voted on impeachment. That decision has been made. I have heard from members concerned about her ability to carry out the job as conference chair — to carry out the message,” McCarthy said. “We all need to be working as one if we’re able to win the majority. Remember, majorities are not given; they are earned.”
Cheney criticized Trump on Monday after the former president released a statement claiming, “The Fraudulent Presidential Election of 2020 will be, from this day forth, known as THE BIG LIE!”
Cheney responded shortly after, tweeting, “The 2020 presidential election was