Cheney, vice chair of the Jan. 6 House select committee, weighed in on whether a potential prosecution could add to Trump’s political clout with supporters.
“The question for us is: Are we a nation of laws? Are we a country where no one is above the law? And what do the facts and the evidence show?” Cheney told CNN’s Kasie Hunt on Thursday. “And certainly, I’ve been very clear, I think he’s guilty of the most serious dereliction of duty of any president in our nation’s history.”