Rep. Liz Cheney called out Republicans who questioned the patriotism of Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, the White House official who is testifying this morning on the Ukraine call:
INTERESTING … @Liz_Cheney
calls on people to stop questoning the patriotism of Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman: "It is shameful to question their patriotism, their love of this country"
— Jake Sherman (@JakeSherman) October 29, 2019
House GOP confrnce chair Liz Cheney on Vindman’s patriotism:
“We're talking abt decorated veterans who’ve served this nation,who’ve put their lives on the line & it’s shameful to question their patriotism,their love of this nation,& we shouldn’t be involved in that process”
— Kristen Holmes (@KristenhCNN) October 29, 2019
Rep. Liz Cheney blasts colleagues attacking Vindman’s credibility “We need to show that we are better than that as a nation…We're talking about decorated veterans who have served this nation, who’ve put their lives on the line, and it is shameful to question their patriotism”
— Lauren Fox (@FoxReports) October 29, 2019
Full statement here:
Liz Cheney at a GOP presser, slamming people like John Yoo and Sean Duffy who are attacking Lt. Col. Vindman's motives: "It is shameful to question their patriotism, their love of this nation." pic.twitter.com/pNDMzmFtdP
— David Martosko (@dmartosko) October 29, 2019
This earned a “Well, good for her!” from the WaPo’s Jennifer Rubin:
Well, good for her!
— Jennifer Rubin (@JRubinBlogger) October 29, 2019
Keep in mind, Rep. Cheney was a just guest of President Trump on Sunday at Game 5 of the World Series:
Trump attending Game 5 of the World Series w/Scalise, Liz Cheney, Gaetz, Graham & Rubio
— Chad Pergram (@ChadPergram) October 28, 2019
Welcome to the #Resistance?
Clearly, Liz Cheney is a spineless anti-Trump deep state shill now.
— Noah Rothman (@NoahCRothman) October 29, 2019