Donald Trump is throwing down his support in a surprising place.
According to Fox News sources, “former President Donald Trump supports Rep. Elise Stefanik to replace Rep. Liz Cheney as the House Republican conference chair.”
From colleague Brooke Singman. Sources tell Fox that former President Trump supports GOP NY Rep Elise Stefanik to succeed House GOP Conf Chair Liz Cheney.
— Chad Pergram (@ChadPergram) May 5, 2021
“Trump called Cheney a ‘warmonger’ with ‘virtually no support left in the Great State of Wyoming'” according to Fox News reports.
Trump isn’t the only GOP member giving her support.
“House Republicans need to be solely focused on taking back the House in 2022 and fighting against Speaker Pelosi and President Biden’s radical socialist agenda, and Elise Stefanik is strongly committed to doing that, which is why Whip Scalise has pledged to support her for Conference Chair,” said a Steve Scalise spokesperson.
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