Mitt Romney Says He ‘Exchanged Texts’ With Niece Ronna McDaniel

  • Ronna McDaniel, chairwoman of the Republican Nationwide Committee, is a granddaughter of George W. Romney.
  • Closing week the RNC censured two Republicans for collaborating within the January 6 committee’s investigation.
  • Utah Sen. Mitt Romney suggested reporters he texted his points to McDaniel.

Sen. Mitt Romney, of Utah, is accusing the Republican Nationwide Committee of sending an “inappropriate idea” concerning the legitimacy of violence on January 6, 2021, telling reporters on Monday that he had “exchanged some texts” in extra of the issue together with his niece, RNC chairwoman Ronna McDaniel.

Final week, the Republican Countrywide Committee voted to censure Reps. Liz Cheney of Wyoming and Adam Kinzinger of Illinois for agreeing to assist the congressional investigation into January 6, accusing the lawmakers of taking ingredient in a “Democrat-led persecution of ordinary residents engaged in respectable political discourse.”

Speaking on the US Capitol, Romney reported the decision condemning his fellow Republicans “couldn’t have been a way more inappropriate message.”

“An individual, to sanction two individuals of character as they did. However choice two, to counsel {that a} violent assault on the seat of democracy is legit political discourse is so removed from correct as to shock and make individuals marvel what we’re pondering,” Romney acknowledged.

Romney, his social gathering’s conventional-bearer within the 2012 presidential election, claimed he skilled shared his points with McDaniel to “convey my problem of try,” including that he thinks “she’s improbable” and “a glorious human being, and enterprise her extraordinarily best.”

Even so, he talked about he was fearful the RNC’s actions might hurt Republicans within the 2022 midterm elections.

“One thing that my bash does that comes throughout as turning into silly isn’t heading to assist us,” he talked about.

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