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The GOP leaders are at odds over a resolution that censured Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger for serving on the House select committee investigating January 6

• Opinion: If GOP can define 'legitimate political discourse' this way, this is who gets silenced [Source]

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Origin: cnn.com

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Topics: silenced, censured, Cheney, Kinzinger, serving, House, select, resolution, committee, January, Opinion, define, 'legitimate, political, discourse', investigating, leaders

Source: https://www.cnn.com/2022/02/08/politics/mcconnell-mccarthy-rnc-censure-resolution-january-6/index.html

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The words in question were added to the censure document late last week at a meeting of the Republican National Committee in Salt Lake City

The three words about the US Capitol attack that have sparked a firestorm inside the Republican Party -- "legitimate political discourse" -- were not included in early drafts of the resolution to censure Reps. Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger, a person involved in the process tells CNN, but were added as the document was edited late last week at a meeting of the Republican National Committee in Salt Lake City.

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