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THE 10 REPUBLICANS WHO BACKED TRUMP’S IMPEACHMENT
❚ Liz Cheney: The No. 3 House Republican, Cheney was the most senior member of her party to vote against efforts to challenge the Jan. 6 Electoral College results confirming Trump’s loss. She is the daughter of former Republican vice president Dick Cheney.
❚ Anthony Gonzalez: “When I consider the full scope of events leading up to January 6th including the President’s lack of response as the United States Capitol was under attack, I am compelled to support impeachment,” the Ohio Republican wrote on Twitter.
❚ Peter Meijer: A new member of Congress from Grand Rapids, Mich., said he was voting for impeachment with a “heavy heart.”
❚ Dan Newhouse: A representative from Washington state, he announced his intention to vote to impeach on the House floor during Wednesday’s debate, drawing applause from the roughly two dozen Democrats on the floor.
❚ Adam Kinzinger: A frequent Trump critic, Kinzinger, from Illinois, said Trump broke his oath of office by inciting his supporters to insurrection and used his position to attack the legislative branch of government.
❚ John Katko: A representative from New York, he was the first member of the House Republican caucus to say he would vote for impeachment.
❚ Fred Upton: In November, Upton, from Michigan, said Trump had shown no proof of his claims that his election defeat was the result of widespread fraud.
❚ Jaime Herrera Beutler: “The president’s offences, in my reading of the Constitution, were impeachable based on the indisputable evidence we already have,” said the moderate from Washington state.
❚ Tom Rice: A representative from a South Carolina district where Trump has heavy support.
❚ David Valadao: In November Valadao reclaimed his former California seat from the Democrats.