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McConnell told Cheney to stop criticizing Trump, warning it could hurt the GOP in the 2022 midterms: book

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Rep. Liz Cheney shakes hands with Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell as they await the start of President Joe Biden's first address to a joint session of Congress on April 28, 2021.
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McConnell told Cheney to stop criticizing Trump, warning that her stance could hurt the GOP in 2022.
Cheney texted McConnell in May 2021 and said he'd made a mistake by blocking a bipartisan Jan. 6 commission.
Her text referenced a statue of Clio, the "Muse of History," that sits in the US Capitol.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell told Rep. Liz Cheney...
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Sen. Patrick Leahy, who presided over Trump's 2nd impeachment trial and is currently the longest serving senator, announces his retirement

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Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont presides on the 5th day of former President Donald Trump's second impeachment trial at the US Capitol on February 13, 2021.
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Sen. Patrick Leahy, currently the Senate's longest-serving member, announced his retirement today.
Leahy presided over Trump's 2nd impeachment trial in his capacity as Senate president pro tempore.
Leahy said it was time to "pass the torch" on to the next generation in his speech.
Sen. Patrick Leahy, the US Senate's longest-serving member, announced Monday that he will not run for re-election. The...
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