Crenshaw defends Cheney against calls to resign: 'We can disagree without tearing each other apart'


Rep. Dan Crenshaw (R-Texas) took to Twitter on Wednesday to defend fellow GOP Rep. Liz Cheney (Wyo.), who sparked ire from some Republican colleagues over her decision to vote to impeach President Trump.

“Let’s get some truth on the record: @Liz_Cheney has a hell of a lot more backbone than most, & is a principled leader with a fierce intellect,” Crenshaw tweeted.

The Texas Republican added that Cheney, who is the highest-ranking House Republican woman, "will continue to be a much-needed leader in the conference, with my full support.”

GOP Reps. Matt Rosendale (Mont.) and Andy Biggs (Ariz.) led a petition circulated Wednesday that seeks to remove Cheney after she announced Tuesday that she would vote to impeac... (Read more)

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