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State Republican Parties Criticize GOP Representatives Who Voted To Impeach Trump

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State Republican Parties Criticize GOP Representatives Who Voted To Impeach Trump

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Republicans who joined Democrats in voting to impeach President Donald Trump this week faced harsh criticism from Republican parties in their states. While zero Republicans voted to impeach Trump last year, 10 crossed the aisle in the Jan. 13 vote. Reps. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.), John Katko (R-N.Y.), Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.), Fred Upton (R-Mich.), Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-Wash.), Dan Newhouse (R-Wash.), Anthony Gonzalez (R-Ohio), Tom Rice (R-S.C.), David Valadao (R-Calif.), and Peter Meijer (R-Mich.) voted to impeach Trump. Cheney was the most high-profile vote. She’s the No. 3 Republican in the House, and the daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney. The Wyoming Republican Party said its phone was ringing nonstop while its email inbox was filling up and its website was seeing a deluge of traffic. “The consensus is clear that those who are reaching out to the Party vehemently disagree with Representative Cheney’s decision and actions,” the party said in a …

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