Liz Cheney calls on Republicans to “make clear we aren’t the party of white supremacy”
Liz Cheney, the third ranking House Republican, on Tuesday called on the Republican party to “make clear we aren’t the party of white supremacy.” Cheney’s remarks came during an event hosted by the Reagan Institute.
“It’s very important for us to ignore the temptation to look away,” Cheney said. “And it’s very important, especially for us as Republicans, to make clear that we aren’t the party of white supremacy.
“You certainly saw anti-Semitism. You saw the symbols of Holocaust denial… you saw a Confederate flag being carried through the rotunda,” she said, referencing the January 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol. “We, as Republicans in particular, have a duty and an obligation to stand against that, to stand against insurrection.”
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