17 Aug 2022

Trump critic Liz Cheney vows to fight on after defeat in Republican primary race

Three-term Republican Congresswoman and leading Trump critic Liz Cheney has blamed what she called a “cult of personality” surrounding the former president, after she was defeated in a primary election.

Ms Cheney, one of just 10 Republicans who voted to impeach Mr Trump, lost out to a conservative rival by more than 35 percentage points.