Former Vice President Dick Cheney has criticized former President Donald Trump, calling him a “coward” and calling him a “threat” to the country in a new campaign announcement for his daughter, Representative Liz Cheney.
“In our nation’s 246-year history, there has never been an individual who posed a greater threat to our Republic than Donald Trump,” Cheney said in a one-minute ad posted on his daughter’s channel. Twitter Thursday. “He tried to steal the last elections with lies and violence to stay in power after the voters rejected him,” he added.
“He’s a coward. A real man wouldn’t lie to his supporters. He lost his election, and he lost a lot. I know that, and he knows that, and I think most Republicans know that.” added.
Cheney, who served under President George W. Bush, praised his competing daughterThe next Republican primary in Wyoming.
Cheney said he and his wife, Lynne, are proud of their daughter, who he said “defends the truth, does what is right and honors her oath to the Constitution, when many in our party are too afraid to do so.”
“Liz knows no fear,” he added. “She never backs down from a fight. There is nothing more important she will ever do than lead the effort to make sure Donald Trump is never again near the Oval Office and she will succeed.”
The congresswoman who ruled three states, who voted to impeach Trump, is currently the deputy speaker of the House of Representativesinvestigating in .
She has been one of Trump’s most vocal critics. inLast month, she said it was a “tragedy” that Trump and other Republicans falsely claimed the 2020 election had been stolen.
“If we adopt Donald Trump’s lies, and if we tell the people of Wyoming something that is not true, we will soon find ourselves without the structure, foundation, and framework of our constitutional republic,” Cheney said in her closing statement.