Dick Cheney brands Trump a 'coward' in TV ad

Published date05 August 2022
Publication titleIsrael National News (Israel)
The former Vice President brand Trump a "coward" and a "threat to our republic" in the video, released weeks before voters go to the polls

"In our nation's 2460year history, there has never been an individual who is a greater threat to our republic than Donald Trump. He tried to steal the last election using lies and violence to keep himself in power after the voters had rejected him," Dick Cheney says in the one-minute ad, titled "He Knows It", according to The Hill.

"He is a coward. A real man wouldn't lie to his supporters. He lost his election and he lost big. I know it, he knows it and deep down I think most Republicans know it," adds the former Vice President.

Cheney's daughter, Liz, is fighting for her political life ahead of the Wyoming primary on August 16 as she faces challenger Harriet Hageman, who is backed by Trump.

Cheney is the vice chair of the House panel investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol. She was one of a handful of House Republicans who crossed party...

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