Breaking News: Rep. Liz Cheney To Vote For Trump Impeachment
The third highest-ranking member of Congress, Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming, announces she will vote to impeach President Trump due to his incitement of the insurrection at the Capitol, saying he "lit the flame of this attack.". Aired on 01/12/2021.
Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyom., will vote to impeach President Trump in the wake of the Capitol riots. Cheney said Trump, "assembled the mob, and lit the flame" of the January 6 attack. Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY), who holds the third-highest position among House Republicans, released a statement saying that she will vote to impeach President Donald Trump and believes he summoned the mob that attacked the US Capitol. CNN's Dana Bash and Wolf Blitzer discuss. Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., reacted to the protesters who stormed the Capitol building saying, it doesn't matter what side of the issue you stand on "we don't resolve those differences by mob violence." Cheney also said President Trump's statement on the demonstrators was "completely inadequate." Rep. Jason Crow (D-Colo.) says that in his conversations with his Republican colleagues last night "a couple of them broke down in tears ... saying that they are afraid for their lives if they vote for this impeachment." Aired on 1/13/2021.