With House Republicans within striking distance of winning the majority in 2022, lawmakers aren’t sure what to make of Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy‘s working relationship with GOP pollster Frank Luntz, a critic of former President Donald Trump.
Luntz, a longtime pollster and friend of McCarthy, who helped coordinate focus groups and messaging for the Republican Party, has expressed similar views as the strongest Trump critic in the House, Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming, who House Republicans recently removed from her leadership role.
“The 2020 election was more than 6 months ago,” Luntz tweeted back to journalist Sharyl Attkisson Tuesday. Attkisson had tweeted out a statement by Trump “on alleged 2020 election fraud in Wisconsin and Michigan.”
In an interview with the New York Times, Luntz predicted Trump would cost Republicans the 2022 midterm elections over his claims that the 2020 election was stolen from him.
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