. As McCarthy moves to boot Cheney, a favorite successor emerges « JO LEE MAGAZINE

Politico – New York Rep. Elise Stefanik herself has begun building support for a potential bid if Cheney is ousted.

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and some of his allies are moving quickly to nudge GOP Conference Chair Liz Cheney from her leadership post, publicly criticizing her and privately lining up a potential successor.

During a Tuesday interview on Fox News, McCarthy gave his strongest signal yet that he would support a new attempt to oust Cheney from the No. 3 spot in leadership, saying his members have voiced concerns about her “ability to carry out” her job duties.

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