“Well, I think it’s important that everyone tell the truth and make it clear that the ‘Big Lie’ is just that,” the Utah Republican told CNN’s Jake Tapper on State of the Union when he said Was asked if more Republicans should speak out against election lies.
“But I think, to be honest, Jake, there is a growing recognition here in the US that this is a bit like WWF. That it’s entertaining, but it’s not real. And I know people want to say, yes, they believe in the ‘Big Lie’ in some cases, but I think people realize that it’s a lot of show and bombast. But it’s going nowhere. The choice is over. It was fair … let’s move on. “
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the “F” from its name.
During a Saturday rally in Ohio, Trump railed against Ohio Rep. Anthony Gonzalez, one of 10 House Republicans who voted for impeachment in January, repeating lies that the 2020 election was stolen from him without evidence. Gonzalez, who has been censored by Ohio Republican Party leaders and asked to step down for his impeachment vote, faces a key assignment from Max Miller, a former Trump administration official and campaign aide who has the support of the former president .
Romney, the 2012 GOP presidential candidate, is a frequent critic of Trump and one of seven Republican senators who voted to convict the 45th president during his second impeachment trial, and the only Republican senator to find him guilty in his first impeachment trial has found.