August 10, 2022

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Lincoln Job: Liz Cheney could ‘take Matt Gaetz in a combat with a person hand tied driving her back’

The Lincoln Job on Wednesday denied coordinating with Rep. Liz CheneyElizabeth (Liz) Lynn CheneyGreene’s long run on House committees in limbo right after GOP assembly House Republicans equipment up for meeting conference amid social gathering civil war Gulf grows involving GOP’s McConnell, McCarthy Additional (R-Wyo.) as she plays protection soon after voting to impeach then-President TrumpDonald TrumpGeorgia secretary of point out opens investigation into Lin Wooden in excess of illegal voting allegations Schiff lobbying Newsom to be appointed California AG: stories Capitol Law enforcement Officer Brian Sicknick lies in honor in Rotunda Additional, but defended her from attacks from Trump allies these types of as Rep. Matt GaetzMatthew (Matt) GaetzHouse Republicans gear up for meeting meeting amid celebration civil war Lindsey Graham comes to Liz Cheney’s defense Pass the rescue invoice — with or with no Republicans A lot more (R-Fla.), who held an anti-Cheney rally past week in her house condition of Wyoming.

“The Lincoln Venture has experienced no conversation with Congresswoman Cheney,” the “never Trump” GOP tremendous PAC explained in a assertion. “That explained, we assume she’d acquire Matt Gaetz in a combat with a person hand tied at the rear of her back again.”

The group issued the assertion in reaction to what it claimed were “rumor[s] circulating” about coordination with Cheney, the highest-ranking Residence Republican to vote in favor of Trump’s impeachment in January.

“This is still another baseless lie remaining unfold by the Jim Crow Caucus and its chief [House Minority Leader] Kevin McCarthyKevin McCarthyGreene’s future on Home committees in limbo soon after GOP assembly Residence Republicans gear up for conference conference amid party civil war Gulf grows amongst GOP’s McConnell, McCarthy Much more [R-Calif.], a guy who lives in a rancid bubble of conspiracy, fantasy, and desperation,” the team said.

“It’s telling that Republican leadership spends additional time concentrating on an imaginary alliance than it does exposing and condemning the QAnon conspiracies staying distribute by users of their own caucus,” the statement included, an clear reference to Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.).

In addition to advertising the considerably-right QAnon conspiracy theory, Greene has backed statements that several school shootings and the Sept. 11 assaults had been staged, and she has repeatedly supported Trump’s unfounded allegations that the 2020 election was rigged.

In his Thursday rally, Gaetz referred to as Cheney part of an “insider club” that “want[s] to flip our govt to its default setting, enriching them, building them much more powerful at our expense, but we can prevent and it starts suitable listed here in Wyoming.”

Two other GOP congressmen, Reps. Andy Biggs (Ariz.) and Matt Rosendale (Mont.), are having the lead on a resolution calling for Cheney to leave her position as Residence Republican Convention chair.