Former President Donald Trump announced his endorsement of former Wyoming national GOP committeewoman Harriet Hageman in the primary race against one of his most vocal foes, Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) on Thursday.
Trump has made Cheney — one of the 10 House Republicans who voted in favor of impeaching him following the Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol — one of his top targets in the 2022 election cycle, repeatedly accusing her of being a “RINO” and blasting her for partaking in the Jan. 6 select committee.
Hageman stepped down from her post as the state’s national Republican committeewoman on Tuesday.
Trump highlighted Hageman’s commitment to supporting his agenda.
“I strongly endorse Republican House of Representatives Candidate Harriet Hageman from Wyoming who is running against warmonger and disloyal Republican, Liz Cheney. Harriet is a fourth-generation daughter of Wyoming, a very successful attorney, and has the support and respect of a truly great U.S. Senator, Wyoming’s own Cynthia