Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) infrequently campaigns in her home state of Wyoming to defeat former President Trump-endorsed Harriet Hageman after being “excommunicated” by the Wyoming Republican Party in November, the Associated Press (AP) reported Friday.
Cheney’s excommunication is a result of her fixation on Trump and alliance with Democrats on the January 6 Committee. Cheney’s conduct has drawn condemnation from the Wyoming Republican Party and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA). The Wyoming GOP voted in November to no longer recognize her as a Republican. Then McCarthy announced in February his endorsement of Hageman to defeat Cheney, a rare move for a minority leader.
“Three weeks before the most significant election of her political career, Liz Cheney was nowhere to be seen as thousands of voters gathered for a massive