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The 10 Republicans Who Joined Democrats To Impeach Donald Trump

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After the Republican occasion spent years defending President Donald Trump’s conduct, 10 Republican lawmakers determined to vote to question him Wednesday on expenses that he incited his supporters to hold out the lethal Jan. 6 assault on Congress.

Under are the Republicans who voted for impeachment within the Home of Representatives:

LIZ CHENEY

The No. three Home Republican, Cheney was probably the most senior member of her occasion to vote towards efforts to problem the Jan. 6 Electoral Faculty outcomes confirming Trump’s loss. The daughter of former Republican Vice President Dick Cheney is a rising star within the occasion.

ANTHONY GONZALEZ

Gonzalez is an Ohio Republican. “After I take into account the total scope of occasions main as much as January sixth together with the President’s lack of response as the USA Capitol was beneath assault, I’m compelled to help impeachment,” he wrote on Twitter.

PETER MEIJER

Meijer, a brand new member of Congress from Grand Rapids, Michigan, stated he was voting for impeachment with a “heavy coronary heart.”

“The President betrayed his oath of workplace by in search of to undermine our constitutional course of, and he bears accountability for inciting the violent acts of rebel final week,” he stated in a press release.

DAN NEWHOUSE

Newhouse, from Washington state, introduced his intention to vote to question on the Home flooring throughout Wednesday’s debate, drawing applause from the roughly two dozen Democrats on the ground.

ADAM KINZINGER

A frequent Trump critic, Kinzinger, from Illinois, stated Trump broke his oath of workplace by inciting his supporters to rebel and used his place to assault the legislative department of presidency.

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JOHN KATKO

Katko, from New York, was the primary member of the Home Republican caucus to say he would vote for impeachment.

FRED UPTON

Upton, from Michigan, in November stated Trump had proven no proof of his claims that his election defeat was the results of widespread fraud.

JAIME HERRERA BEUTLER

Herrera Beutler is a reasonable from Washington state. “The president’s offenses, in my studying of the Structure, have been impeachable primarily based on the indeniable proof we have already got,” she stated in a press release.

TOM RICE

Rice is from a South Carolina district the place Trump has heavy help.

DAVID VALADAO

Valadao in November reclaimed his former California seat from the Democrats.

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