Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) is just not leaving Congress with no a combat.
The congresswoman, who shed her principal bid for reelection this thirty day period, tweeted at Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), describing him as a person who will “say something, at any time” on Tuesday. Cheney also referred to as Cruz a “chameleon,” stating, “He thinks he’s so wise no one particular can see by means of him.”
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Cruz responded to Cheney by tweeting a GIF, a limited-video clip structure, depicting a scene from the Tv set demonstrate Mad Adult men that was captioned, “I will not feel about you at all.”
The tweet from Cheney adopted a video clip introduced by a liberal activist displaying the senator stating he would be in favor of a “comprehensive housecleaning” of the FBI. Cruz afterwards responded to the reporter’s tweet by defending his remarks about the FBI, which has appear underneath hearth from Republicans in excess of modern whistleblower grievances and the raid of previous President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago vacation resort as component of a paperwork investigation.
Previously this thirty day period, Cheney shed the Republican principal for Wyoming’s at-substantial Home seat to Harriet Hageman, who was endorsed by Trump. Cheney’s involvement in the Jan. 6 Home committee and continuous criticism of Trump fueled a rift amongst her and other customers of the GOP.
Cheney hinted at a potential presidential operate throughout her concession speech, which took intention at Trump’s rhetoric and his function in the Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol, noting that Abraham Lincoln shed races in advance of turning out to be president.