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Republican Congressman Says He May Have Ended His Career by Voting to Impeach Trump

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Republican Congressman Says He May Have Ended His Career by Voting to Impeach Trump

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Newly elected Rep. Peter Meijer (R-Mich.) said on Sunday that he may have ended his political career when he joined nine House Republicans in pursuing the second impeachment against President Donald Trump. In an interview on ABC News’ “This Week,” Meijer told host George Stephanopoulos said he doesn’t regret it. “I may very well have [ended my career], but I think it’s also important that we have elected leaders who are not thinking solely about what’s in their individual self-interest, not what is going to be politically expedient, but what we actually need for our country,” Meijer said. “The president brought some necessary energy. He brought some necessary ideas. He shook the tree. He was a change agent,” he said of Trump. “The challenge was he didn’t know when to stop, and he didn’t draw a line, and to me, political violence is the line that we must draw.” Meijer’s …

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