大一共和党国会议员表示特朗普应辞职, 信号支持弹imp

大一共和党国会议员表示特朗普应辞职, 信号支持弹imp

Newly elected Rep. Peter Meijer, R-Mich., said Monday that the president should resign and that he is “强烈考虑” voting to impeach President 王牌 之后 Capitol Hill riot 上个星期.

“到那个时刻 弹each, it’s something we’re strongly considering at this point. 再次, you know there are timelines and other considerations and additional information that I want to have before making that decision affirmatively,” Meijer, who was sworn into office Jan. 3, told WXMI. “But again, I think what we saw on Wednesday, left the president unfit for office.

As Trump supporters stormed the U.S. Capitol building Wednesday, the president released a video on Twitter in which he told them to “回家,” but also sympathized with them and called themvery special.

“[特朗普总统] said that while you know Officer Sicknick was in the hospital on life support after getting bludgeoned with a fire extinguisher,” Meijer told the local news outlet. “You know to me that was that was deeply disqualifying and left him frankly unfit for the office. So I do think the best course of action would be to resign.

HOUSE BARRELS TOWARD NEW TRUMP IMPEACHMENT, WILL VOTE ON RESOLUTION CALLING FOR 25TH AMENDMENT TUESDAY

Meijer replaced retiring Libertarian Rep. Justin Amash, who voted to impeach Trump after leaving the GOP in 2019.

, where Democrats have a majority, is expected to impeach the president for a second time Wednesday.

Two other House Republicans, Illinois Rep. Adam Kinzinger and New York Rep. John Katko, have also signaled support for impeachment.

It is unclear what the 参议院 will do, but at least two Senate Republicans have strongly condemned Trump’s actions in recent days.

TRUMP ACKNOWLEDGED HE BEARS SOME BLAME FOR CAPITOL RIOT IN CONVERSATION WITH MCCARTHY: 来源

它的. 帕特·图密, R-Pa。, told Fox News Saturday that he thinks Trumpcommitted impeachable offensesbut doesn’tknow what is going to land on the Senate floor, if anything.

它的. 丽莎·默科夫斯基, 阿拉斯加, 告诉 安克雷奇每日新闻 Friday that she thinks Trumpshould leaveand that he hascaused enough damage.

New York Times reported Tuesday that Sen. 米奇·麦康奈尔, R-Ky。, has told associates he believes the president committed impeachable offenses. California Rep. 凯文·麦卡锡, the top Republican in the House, is open to censuring Trump, but does not back impeachment, according to the news outlet.

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特朗普总统, 与此同时, told reporters Tuesday that impeachment isa continuation of the greatest witch hunt in the history of politics.

This impeachment is causing tremendous anger and you’re doing it,” 特朗普说. “And it’s really a terrible thing that they’re doing.

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