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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

May. 22, 2021 10:12 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — Secretary of State Antony Blinken; Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine. __ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — To be announced. ___...

35 Republicans buck Trump, back study of Jan. 6 Capitol riot

May. 20, 2021 00:20 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty-five House Republicans joined Democrats in voting to create a bipartisan commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, risking the wrath of former President Donald Trump and flouting GOP leaders who condemned the proposal as unfairly partisan and...

35 Republicans buck Trump, back study of Jan. 6 Capitol riot

May. 19, 2021 22:22 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty-five House Republicans joined Democrats Wednesday in voting to create a bipartisan commission to investigate the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, risking the wrath of former President Donald Trump and flouting GOP leaders who condemned the proposal as unfairly partisan...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

May. 15, 2021 14:16 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo.; Dr. Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. __ NBC’s “Meet the Press”...

GOP dumps defiant Trump critic Cheney from top House post

May. 12, 2021 22:30 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans dumped GOP Rep. Liz Cheney from her House leadership post Wednesday for her persistent repudiation of Donald Trump’s election falsehoods, underscoring the hold the defeated and twice-impeached former president retains on his party. She...

House GOP leader says he backs ousting Cheney from No. 3 job

May. 09, 2021 15:00 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top House Republican Kevin McCarthy on Sunday publicly endorsed Rep. Elise Stefanik for the post of No. 3 leader, cementing party support of the Donald Trump loyalist over Rep. Liz Cheney, an outspoken critic of the former president for promoting discredited claims that...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

May. 07, 2021 19:16 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. __ NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Fauci; Sen....

Cheney could be 'toast' in fight with Trump over GOP future

May. 04, 2021 21:43 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republican leader Kevin McCarthy wants his party to stand firmly with Donald Trump, despite the former president’s false claims about the election being stolen from him. No. 3 GOP leader Liz Cheney is trying to steer the party far from Trump's...

Whose 'Big Lie'? Trump's proclamation a new GOP litmus test

May. 04, 2021 08:57 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump and his supporters are intensifying efforts to shame — and potentially remove — members of their party who are seen as disloyal to the former president and his false claims that last year's election was stolen from him. On Capitol...

Whose 'Big Lie'? Trump's proclamation a new GOP litmus test

May. 03, 2021 19:12 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump and his supporters are intensifying efforts to shame — and potentially remove — members of their party who are seen as disloyal to the former president and his false claims that last year's election was stolen from him. On Capitol...