One agency employed by Cheney — The Morning Group — knowledgeable the Wyoming Republican final month that they can not work with her, a separate supply advised NCS.

Those developments, which were first reported by the New York Times, underscore the nasty and ongoing rift between McCarthy and Cheney, who as soon as labored on the identical management group earlier than Cheney was eliminated for repeatedly calling out former President Donald Trump’s election lies.

NCS has reached out to The Morning Group for remark.

McCarthy, by way of a joint fundraising committee and management PAC, has helped elevate cash for 5 of the ten House Republicans who voted to question Trump, however Cheney isn’t one among them. Since her January impeachment vote, Cheney has develop into some of the vocal Republican critics of Trump on Capitol Hill and is one among simply two Republicans on the House choose committee investigating the Capitol assault — one thing high House Republicans have dismissed as a partisan effort.

In the third fundraising quarter this 12 months, Cheney outraised her Trump-endorsed GOP opponent in addition to her fellow House Republicans who backed Trump’s impeachment, bringing in $1.7 million, new filings present. It marked the second-largest fundraising quarter of Cheney’s House profession.
During a flooring debate on Thursday forward of the House’s vote to carry Steve Bannon, one among Trump’s closest allies, in felony contempt of Congress, Cheney went after members of her own party for downplaying the riot and never believing within the panel’s mission.

“There are people in this chamber right now who were evacuated with me and with the rest of us on that day during that attack. People who now seem to have forgotten the danger of the moment, the assault on the Constitution, the assault on our Congress. People who you will hear argue that there is simply no legislative purpose for this committee, for this investigation, or for this subpoena,” Cheney mentioned.

Trump, Cheney added, “persisted, attempting through every manner he could imagine to try to overturn the outcome of the election. And we all saw what happened.”

“The people who attacked this building have told us, on video, on social media and now before the federal courts, exactly what motivated them. They believed what Donald Trump told them: that the election was stolen and they needed to take action.”

One of Trump's top targets has outraised the opponent he backs to oust her. She's not the only one One of Trump's top targets has outraised the opponent he backs to oust her. She's not the only one

NCS’s Paul LeBlanc contributed to this report.



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