Liz Cheney rips House GOP leadership after Buffalo shooting, claims they enable ‘white nationalism’

With admirable predictability, Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming immediately criticized House Republican leadership in the wake of the deadly mass shooting in Buffalo that left 10 people dead.

Just two days after Payton Gendron, a suspected white nationalist, allegedly went on a shooting rampage at a grocery store in Buffalo, NY, Fox News reports that Cheney—who has a long and inglorious history of trying to curry favor with Democratic politicians and opinion-makers—went on Twitter to accuse her fellow Republicans of being responsible.

The House GOP leadership has enabled white nationalism, white supremacy, and anti-semitism,” Cheney wrote. “History has taught us that what begins with words ends in far worse. @GOP leaders must renounce and reject these views and those who hold them.” At no point did Cheney offer evidence that House GOP leadership has enabled “white nationalism, white supremacy, and anti-semitism.” 

Nor was it clear to whom Cheney was referring specifically, although it is assumed she meant third-ranking GOP congresswoman Elise Stefanik of New York. Cheney’s fellow-traveler, the notoriously tearful Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL), singled out Stefanik in a tweet on Sunday.

“Did you know: @EliseStefanik pushes white replacement theory? The #3 in the house GOP,” Kinzinger wrote.

His tweet included a link to a Newsweek hit-piece on Stefanik, which claims she’s a proponent of the so-called “Great Replacement Theory.” The idea of a “Great Replacement,” or le Grand Remplacement, was first mooted by the French writer Renaud Camus, and holds that the implementation of unrestricted Third World immigration, so common throughout the Western world, is actually part of a deliberate agenda by Western governments to replace “legacy” populations with what Camus calls “undifferentiated human matter.”

As is becoming customary in these events, the Buffalo shooter apparently left a lengthy “white supremacist” manifesto, and multiple press reports indicate the manifesto makes reference to the Great Replacement theory. This was more than enough for Cheney to mount her high horse and begin leveling accusations against her Party, seemingly taking her cue from mainstream media news outlets and elite Democratic politicians.

It should be noted that Cheney and Kinzinger have long had an acrimonious relationship with Stefanik, which has undoubtedly colored their opinions of her. For one thing, Stefanik replaced Cheney last year as House Republican Conference chair, making her the No. 3 Republican in the House. That had to be a body blow to Cheney’s ego.

It also turns out that Cheney and Kinzinger are the only two Republican members of the House January 6 Commission, and Stefanik has been quite vocal in defending their censure by the Republican National Committee. So it’s safe to say there’s little love lost between Cheney and Stefanik.

For her part, Stefanik brushed aside Cheney’s accusations with consummate aplomb.

“Any implication or attempt to blame the heinous shooting in Buffalo on the Congresswoman is a new disgusting low for the Left, their Never Trump allies, and the sycophant stenographers in the media,” read a statement from Stefanik’s team.

“The shooting was an act of evil and the criminal should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Despite sickening and false reporting, Congresswoman Stefanik has never advocated for any racist position or made a racist statement.”


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16 thoughts on “Liz Cheney rips House GOP leadership after Buffalo shooting, claims they enable ‘white nationalism’

  1. The dems enabled black and white racist as well as the Antifa Nazis. When they decided to riot the dems sat on their laurels and did absolutely nothing about it except to deny that there was even a riot going on.

  2. I think this: site has become a job recruitment place instead of the comments section it was intended to be. Come on, do your job and keep these annoying “job” recruitments out of the public discussion. They have no business being here and you are doing a tremendous disservice to your readers by allowing them!

  3. her father should be in jail & her illiterate mind will never get respect as she is a diversion to the real damage being done by the demorats & betting this shooting was a setup, false flag psyops from the get go to create more anti gun laws to push on the brainwashed masses , otherwise , more lies pushed as facts by the lying liberal demorat snowflake media crew

  4. What an absolute dumbshyt Liz Cheney is. The Buffalo killer wrote that he’s an “ecofascist” and “left wing authoritarian” who hates Fox News and conservatives.

  5. Look LIZ,
    this thing started when your dad went on a hunting trip a few years back. Somebody got shot, REMEMBER.

  6. Liz cheney needs to be voted out and the only thing I know, is that Biden wants to keep the border wide open to get more illegals in to vote for the Demonrats. I bet some of them won’t do that, but the Biden administration will do anything to stay in power. The worst president in history.

  7. Definition of “WHITE NATIONALISM”. “IS”? “this” Hitler’s definition of Arianism? “ONLY” WHITE, blue-eyed blondes? How’s about BLACK blue-eyed blondes? “Think” that the Maories in Australia QUALIFY! WHO “gives” a rats “patootie”re: SKIN COLOR! ONLY THE DEMS! WHO CARES? “WE” all want to get along “together”! “WE” ALL want to “live” together! SO, “WHY”? do the DEMS want to “DIVIDE” “US” up re: RACE? THIS IS NUTS! “WE” LIKE to “try out” different restaurants. “WE” LEARN from “EVERYONE”, AND “WE” become better people “because of this .ALL AMERICA “wants”.IS for the USA to “BE” the melting pot FOR “EVERYBODY”!

  8. Elections can’t come soon enough to primary out this traitor named Liz Cheney.

    Not just a traitor to the GOP….a traitor to the whole country..

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