Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) said Wednesday she agrees with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) decision to block Reps. Jim Banks (R-IN) and Jim Jordan’s (R-OH) placement to the January 6 “Crucifix Committee.”
“I agree with the speaker’s decision,” Cheney told a group of reporters. “I am absolutely confident that we will have a nonpartisan investigation.”
“I think that any person who would be third in line to the presidency must demonstrate a commitment to the constitution and a commitment to the rule of law and minority leader has not done that,” she continued.
Rep. Liz Cheney responds after GOP leader McCarthy threatens to pull Republicans off Jan. 6 committee: “At every opportunity, the minority leader has attempted to prevent the American people from understanding what happened, to block this investigation.” https://t.co/31QnmnqVdT pic.twitter.com/60mkzojp3N
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Cheney’s supportive comment of Pelosi’s position drew immediate