Growing number of Republican donors aim to prise party from Trump influence

Trump’s critics – and the donors backing them – are scrambling fast to try to prise control away from the pro-Trump majority

Some four dozen Republican donors were on a fundraising conference call on 5 February with Liz Cheney, the congresswoman and only Republican House leader to vote for Donald Trump’s impeachment for his role in the mob attack on the Capitol on 6 January.

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