Former President Donald Trump criticized Rep. Liz Cheney on Tuesday, calling the third-ranking Republican in the House a “warmongering fool.”
His pronouncement, seen in his latest tweemail, follows the Wyoming congresswoman’s public break from House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, in which she asserted that a proposed commission to investigate the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riot should focus on the events of that day and not on violence from other groups.
“Liz Cheney is polling sooo low in Wyoming, and has sooo little support, even from the Wyoming Republican Party, that she is looking for a way out of her Congressional race,” Trump said Tuesday. “Based on all polling, there is no way she can win. She’ll either be yet another lobbyist or maybe embarrass her family by running for President, in order to save face.”
Trump added in the statement, “This warmongering fool wants to stay in the Middle East and Afghanistan for another 19 years,