Appearing on Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace, GOP Rep. Liz Cheney pointed to a tweet from former President Trump criticizing Vice President Pence as a potential “premeditated effort to provoke violence.
Cheney told Wallace “there is a massive criminal investigation underway,
“There will be a massive criminal investigation of everything that happened on January 6, and in the days before. People will want to know exactly what the president was doing,” she continued.
“They will want to know, for example, whether the tweet that he sent out, calling Vice President Pence a ‘coward’ while the attack was underway…whether that tweet, for example, was a premeditated effort to provoke violence. There are a lot of questions that have to be answered.”