The primary race between Cheney and her Trump-endorsed Republican challenger 해리엇 헤이먼 is shaping up as one of the most notable proxy contests in the greater fight over the future of the Republican Party
. 체니, the daughter of Bush’s Vice President Dick Cheney
, 투표 to impeach Trump after the deadly riot at the US Capitol on January
6 그리고 가지고 rejected his baseless claims that there was widespread fraud in the
2020 선거, leading to her ejection from her House Republican leadership role
Bush’s fundraising event for Cheney will be held next month in his home state of Texas
, 출처에 따르면. The Wall Street Journal was first to report the details of the fundraiser
Other notable Republicans who have donated to Cheney since her impeachment vote include Bush’s brother Jeb, former House speakers John Boehner and Paul Ryan, and George Bush’s former senior political adviser Karl Rove.
최근 몇 달 동안, George Bush has stepped up his criticism of Trump
, though he has not attacked the 45th president by name
. He has decried the “loud voices” in the GOP
“who are isolationists
, protectionists and nativists
” and revealed he wrote in the name of his former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on his
2020 presidential ballot rather than vote for Trump
부시, who has said he was
“appalled by the reckless behavior of some political leaders since the election
” in the aftermath of the Capitol riot
, 또한 called on Americans on the 20th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, 테러 공격 to confront domestic violent extremists
, comparing them to violent extremists abroad and warning that they are
“children of the same foul spirit.
답으로, Trump issued a blistering statement saying Bush should not be “lecturing” Americans about the threat posed by domestic extremism.