House Conference Chairwoman Liz Cheney said it’s not likely former President Donald Trump will become the GOP’s nominee for the White House in 2024.
“I don’t think that that’s going to happen,” Cheney told the Washington Examiner. “And I think it’s important that it not happen, given what he did.”
Cheney was among 10 Republicans who voted to impeach Trump on the charge he incited the Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol that was carried out by throngs of his angry supporters.
Cheney said that if Trump wins the nomination, she “certainly would never vote for a Democrat” but does not believe Trump “should be president again.”
Trump hasn’t indicated definitively whether he will run in 2024 but told Fox News he is “beyond seriously” considering it.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Kentucky Republican who excoriated Trump after he was acquitted in the Senate on the riot impeachment charge, said in late February he