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Liz Cheney named vice chair of the January 6 select committee

The committee has sent a flurry of requests to federal agencies, social media platforms, and telecommunications companies. The move is likely to heighten tensions among House Republicans. Rep. Andy Biggs, the chair of the hard-right Freedom Caucus, asked House Republican leadership to remove Cheney and Kinzinger.
2 months ago|Washington, United States

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Jan. 6 select committee elevates Liz Cheney to vice chair

Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.), the chair of the House select committee in charge of investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, announced Thursday that he has named Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) as vice chair.Why it matters: Cheney, who was already the committee's top Republican, is now the panel's second-ranking member, an unusual move for a committee dominated by Democrats due to House GOP leadership's refusal to participate.Stay on top of the …

2 months ago|Los Angeles, United States
The Guardian
The GuardianL

Liz Cheney named vice-chair of House panel investigating Capitol attack

Announcement is likely to increase criticism of three-term House member from lawmakers closely aligned with Trump

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
Reuters
ReutersC

Republican Cheney named as vice chair of U.S. House panel investigating Jan. 6 attack

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON - Republican U.S. Representative Liz Cheney will serve as vice chairwoman of the congressional select committee investigating the deadly Jan. 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol, the panel announced on Thursday. The announcement is likely to increase criticism of Cheney, a three-term House member and the daughter of former Republican Vice President Dick Cheney

2 months ago|United Kingdom
CTV News
CTV NewsC

Democrats promote Cheney to vice chairwoman of U.S. Capitol riots panel

House Democrats have promoted Republican Rep. Liz Cheney to vice chairwoman of a committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection, placing her in a leadership spot on the panel as some Republicans are threatening to oust her from the GOP conference for participating.

2 months ago|Toronto, Canada
Washington Times
Washington TimesR

Cheney promoted to vice chair of select committee investigating U.S. Capitol riot

Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming was elevated Thursday to the role of vice chair of the select committee investigating the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol as other Republicans pushed for her ouster from the GOP.

2 months ago|Washington, United States
The Independent
The IndependentL

Leading GOP Trump critic Liz Cheney appointed vice-chair of Capitol riot committee

Move comes after Freedom Caucus chair called for her to be dismissed from GOP conference

2 months ago|London, United Kingdom
CNN
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Liz Cheney named vice chair of the January 6 select committee

Democratic Chairman of the January 6 Select Committee Bennie Thompson announced on Thursday that Republican Rep. Liz Cheney will become the panel's vice chair, the latest sign that the Democrat-run committee is attempting to strike a bipartisan tone as it prepares to wade into politically contested waters.

2 months ago|Atlanta, United States
Independent.ie
Independent.ieR

Arch Trump critic Liz Cheney promoted to investigate Capitol insurrection

Republican representative Liz Cheney has been promoted by Democrats to be vice chairwoman of a committee investigating the January 6 Capitol insurrection.

2 months ago|Ireland
New York Times
New York TimesL

House Democrats Promote Cheney to No. 2 Post on Jan. 6 Inquiry Panel

The move was unusual in the House, where the majority party typically gives such roles to one of its own. The Wyoming Republican has been a vocal critic of Donald J. Trump.

2 months ago|New York, United States
CBS News
CBS NewsL

Republican Liz Cheney named vice chair of House January 6 committee

Cheney is one of two Republicans serving on the January 6 select committee.

2 months ago|New York, United States
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45 of these news sources are bias rated
21 are CENTER
L 30%
C 44%
R 26%
CNN
Daily Kos
Politicus USA
The Guardian
The Independent
New York Times
CBS News
The Washington Post
NY Daily News
Los Angeles Times
NBC News
Politico
WISH-TV
Reuters
CTV News
Associated Press News
The Hill
UPI
Business Insider
KITV4 News
The Post and Courier
Political Wire
Portland Press Herald
WCVB
+11
Washington Times
Independent.ie
justthenews.com
WSBT
Sputnik News
Washington Examiner
The Daily Caller
National Review
americasvoice.news
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