House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) on Tuesday would not state whether or not he believes House Republican Chairwoman Liz Cheney (R-WY) is a “good fit” for the House GOP leadership team as Cheney continues to attack former President Donald Trump and divide the party.
McCarthy was asked by a reporter if Cheney was a “good fit” for the team as House GOP members wrap up a policy retreat in Orlando, Florida.
“That’s a question for the conference,” McCarthy replied.
McCarthy declines to talk about Rep. Liz Cheney’s fit on his leadership team: “That’s a question for the conference.” pic.twitter.com/wiyvZdmuXI
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When asked to elaborate, McCarthy appeared to take a veiled shot at Cheney, saying: “I think from a perspective if you’re sitting here at a retreat that’s focused on policy, focused on the future of making America’s next century, and