The RNC voted to censure RINOs Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger.
This is a big deal because this means the RNC will no longer support them.
Republican National Committee members on Friday voted to censure Reps. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) and Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) for serving on the Jan. 6 select committee.
Why it matters: A reported draft of the resolution says the RNC will “cease any and all support” of the two anti-Trump lawmakers.
Between the lines: The vote serves as a reaffirmation of the party’s fealty to former President Trump and his increasingly hard-line defenses of Jan. 6 rioters and attacks on the select committee.
The resolution accuses Cheney and Kinzinger of participating in the “persecution of ordinary citizens engaged in legitimate discourse” with their work on the committee, which is probing the Capitol riot and its underlying causes.
Trump issued a statement congratulating the RNC for the censure.
President Donald J. Trump:
"Congratulations to the Republican National Committee (RNC) and its Chairwoman, Ronna McDaniel, on their great ruling in censuring Liz Cheney and Cryin’ Adam Kinzinger, two horrible RINOs who put themselves ahead of our Country. They have… pic.twitter.com/yjhwrBhgGt
— Liz Harrington (@realLizUSA) February 6, 2022
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