What happened to the 10 Republicans who voted to impeach Trump?

What Happened To The 10 Republicans Who Voted To Impeach Trump? - 37Hoivafojeclbzit6Eg5Tvjou
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Ten House Republicans voted to impeach Donald Trump on a charge of inciting an insurrection after a mob of his supporters stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, ransacking the building and injuring more than 100 members of law enforcement. The lawmakers argued that the former president’s rhetoric and actions encouraged thousands of his supporters to behave violently in their quest to overturn the results of the 2020 presidential election. And for some, that made Trump unfit for office even as his presidency was winding down.

Here’s a look at those individuals’ political fortunes:

Cheney has arguably become the most vocal critic of the former leader of her party, which has in return led to her receiving significant scorn from Trump and his supporters. She has repeatedly attempted to make the case on the select committee investigating Jan. 6 that Trump was directly responsible for the violent insurrection. As a result, the former president endorsed…

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This article was written by Eugene Scott and originally published on www.washingtonpost.com