Donald Trump rejects Liz Cheney’s request to accept election results
President Donald Trump sacked Republican Conference Speaker Liz Cheney on Saturday after she asked him to accept the election results.
“Sorry Liz, I cannot accept the results of an election with hundreds of thousands of fraudulent votes, enough to easily overturn the election,” Trump wrote on Twitter.
In one declaration On Saturday, Cheney called on Trump to ask his lawyers to submit evidence to the American people of his allegations of widespread crime and electoral fraud.
“If the President cannot prove these claims or demonstrate that they would alter the outcome of the election, he should fulfill his oath to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States while respecting the sanctity of our electoral process,” said she concluded.
Trump rejected Cheney’s statement, suggesting she was simply disappointed that he ordered US troops to return from Afghanistan and Iraq.
“You are just unhappy that I am bringing the troops home to where they belong!” ” he wrote.
In July, Cheney joined Democrats in co-sponsoring an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that would reduce the number of troops deployed in Afghanistan to less than 8,000 without certain conditions on the ground being met.