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Where Does Liz Cheney Go From Here?

Where Does Liz Cheney Go From Here?

Update: 2022-08-171
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A key primary this week in Wyoming re-affirmed Donald Trump's hold on the Republican party.

As expected, Republican Representative Liz Cheney lost her race in a landslide, defeated by attorney Harriet Hageman, a Trump-endorsed political newcomer.

Cheney, daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, came to office five years ago as a Republican darling. But everything shifted when she voted to impeach Trump after the January 6th insurrection. She then took center stage in the January 6th hearings, speaking out against Republicans that continued to defend Trump's stolen election lie.

With Cheney's time in Congress coming to an end, Political journalist Jodi Edna has been thinking about what Cheney might do next — and what it means for the future of the GOP.

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Where Does Liz Cheney Go From Here?

Where Does Liz Cheney Go From Here?

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