Wyoming Representative Liz Cheney was shamed by conservatives after comparing herself to Abraham Lincoln in her concession speech after her primary loss was fueled by Donald Trump, who backed his rival, Harriet Hageman.
Clearly defeated by Trump-backed challenger Harriet Hageman: “Abraham Lincoln was defeated in the Senate and House races before winning the greatest election of all. Cheney continued, “Lincoln
I finally caught on. it defined our obligation as Americans throughout history.
In his Gettysburg speech on the great task ahead, Lincoln said, “That we stand here firmly resolved that these dead shall not have died in vain, the government of the people.” ‘from men and for men will not disappear from this earth”.
Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) tweeted in response, “A clear message is being sent about what the GOP should be. She’s not like the liar Liz Cheney, who’s not like Abraham Lincoln. Fox News personality Tomi Lahren said: “Liz Cheney isn’t Abraham Lincoln, but she’s looking more and more like Crooked Hillary [Clinton] every day! Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) chimed in, “Liz Cheney compared herself to Abraham Lincoln in her concession speech last night. Abraham Lincoln freed the Democrats’ slaves, he didn’t become a Democrat enslaved person.”
Donald Trump Jr. wrote, “Liz Cheney really compared herself to Lincoln…LMFAO.That CNN and MSDNC really made fun of his carpet pig/warmonger head,” reported the NY Post. elementary school and compares himself to Abraham Lincoln.
Tim Young, a conservative author, echoed this sentiment and said: Liz Cheney compared herself to Abraham Lincoln because I think she’s really delusional, she wants a civil war and thinks her side would win. Talk show host Mark Davis tweeted: “My god she’s comparing herself to Lincoln.
It destroys the legacy of the #Cheney family and brings out the usual #NeverTrump narcissism. Lincoln doesn’t change that. The comparison is as dull and ridiculous as his Jan. 6 committee seat,” reports said. Trump-backed author Nick Adams wrote: “Someone should inform Liz Cheney that Abraham Lincoln voted for Harriet Hageman.
Conservative radio host Jason Rantz tried to water down a potential Cheney 2024 presidential nomination: “Abraham Lincoln has a better chance of becoming president in 2024 than Liz Cheney. Goodbye Liz