Leading elected Republicans who condemned Donald Trump in the wake of the U.S. Capitol riot but have since bent their knees again in front of the ex-president were called out in a new montage on Tuesday’s show from CNN’s “New Day”.
The supercut showed former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, former US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley and the Senators Lindsey Graham, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio all chastised Trump for provoking the murderer. insurrection in the aftermath of the violence.
He then cut himself into snippets of them returning with praise for the former POTUS of a term, twice impeached in recent weeks.
“Lies are clearly good policy in the current GOP, but it makes you wonder when you look at a lot of these people out there that we just heard from,” CNN presenter Brianna Keilar said after airing the supercut. , adding: for a political future, it is in the party of what?