Earlier this week Rep. Liz Cheney, who polling reveals trailing her GOP challenger by a large margin forward of the Wyoming major per week from subsequent Tuesday, touted a t-shirt endorsement from actor Kevin Costner.
If that wasn’t sufficient, Rep. Cheney’s marketing campaign has introduced in her father, former Vice President Dick Cheney, in an obvious try to justify the congresswoman’s work on the January sixth Committee.
From NBC News:
Former Vice President Dick Cheney slammed former President Donald Trump, calling him a “coward” in a brand new TV advert bolstering his daughter, Wyoming GOP Rep. Liz Cheney, forward of her major on Aug. 16.
Liz Cheney is in a hotly contested race in opposition to Trump-backed legal professional Harriet Hageman. Whereas a few of Cheney’s earlier adverts have made references to preventing for conservative rules, and standing as much as lies concerning the 2020 election, the brand new advert is Cheney’s first tracked by AdImpact to say Trump by identify.
“In our nation’s 246 yr historical past, there has by no means been a person who’s a larger risk to our republic than Donald Trump,” Dick Cheney says straight into the digital camera within the 60-second advert.
When you simply arrived from one other planet you may assume from this advert that Liz Cheney is working in opposition to Donald Trump as a substitute of her GOP major opponent:
“In our nation’s 246 yr historical past there has by no means been a person who’s a larger risk to our Republic than Donald Trump.” Dick Cheney pic.twitter.com/erBPBNy8ah
— Liz Cheney (@Liz_Cheney) August 4, 2022
Dick Cheney: “In our nation’s 246 yr historical past, there has by no means been a person who’s a larger risk to our Republic than Donald Trump.”
That is an advert Liz Cheney is now working for her failing. marketing campaign. pic.twitter.com/eT7WyakSVs
— Greg Value (@greg_price11) August 4, 2022
Will that advert win Liz Cheney extra assist? Place your bets!
“Daddy! Assist me! 😭”
— Sandy 〽️ (@RightGlockMom) August 4, 2022
“What? We’re nonetheless trailing badly? DAD!”
Unimaginable 😬 Does she actually suppose that is going to work for her in Wyoming! 😂
— CYNDI (@CYNDI_ROSE__) August 4, 2022
Not the primary time ol’ Dick Cheney has engaged in ill-fated pleasant hearth. Simply ask Harry Whittington. This time it’ll be Liz who’ll “lose face”. https://t.co/BtIEeEYNSG
— Michael Berry (@MichaelBerrySho) August 4, 2022
Our Republic was designed to forestall one man from bringing it down. The larger risk is when the federal government establishments themselves resolve that they’re above the regulation and begin creating their very own guidelines usurping the authority of different establishments and branches. https://t.co/caccW47DJx
— Fusilli Spock (@awstar11) August 4, 2022
The hyperbole in that advert is one thing else.
The leaders of the Confederacy got here decently near sundering our Republic in half, and lots of of hundreds of People died in the course of the Civil Struggle. https://t.co/A329dHnqB9
— Jerry Dunleavy (@JerryDunleavy) August 4, 2022
Trump has precipitated many to lose all sense of historic scope.