Cheney said in a statement Thursday that he planned to run for re-election in order to detain the president of the House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, and the “socialist democrats,” who “threaten our freedom and our Wyoming values every day.” .
“I think I can have the greatest impact for the people of Wyoming if I remain in the leadership of the House of Representatives and work to recover our Republican majority,” said Cheney, who serves as president of the Republican Conference of the House, the number 3 of the ranking. Republican leadership member.
But other Republican Senate candidates could still enter the race, including the main Republican donor Foster Friess.
This story has been updated with additional developments on Thursday.