Republicans who voted for impeachment face barrage of pro-Trump primary challengers

Nine out of the 10 Republicans who voted to impeach former President Donald Trump over his alleged role in inspiring the attack on the Capitol by a mob of his supporters are already facing primary challenges – and some of them may have a very hard time holding on to their seats.

Ohio GOP calls for Rep. Anthony Gonzalez to resign over impeachment vote

The central committee of the Ohio Republican Party voted Friday to censure Republican Rep. Anthony Gonzalez and call on him to resign over his vote for impeaching the former president. 

McAuliffe donor registers as foreign agent to represent Ukrainian oligarch accused of bribery

Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe has received donations from Lanny Davis, attorney for Ukrainian billionaire Dmytro Firtash, a key figure in Donald Trump’s first impeachment, government filings show.

Romney receives JFK ‘Profile in Courage’ award for voting to convict Trump on first impeachment charge

Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, received the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation’s 2021 “Profile in Courage” award on Thursday for what the organization described as his “historic” vote to convict former President Donald Trump during his first impeachment trial last year.

Democrats leaned on false WaPo ‘find the fraud’ quote in impeachment hearings

Democrats leaned on a quote falsely attributed to former President Donald Trump to paint him as pushing for election officials to manufacture evidence of election fraud.

Swalwell files lawsuit against Trump over Capitol riots

Rep. Eric Swalwell, one of the House impeachment managers, filed a lawsuit against former President Trump saying he must be held financially responsible for destruction on Jan. 6 when a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol.

Trump endorses Max Miller in primary against GOP Ohio Rep. Anthony Gonzalez, who voted for impeachment

Former President Donald Trump on Friday endorsed his former aide, Max Miller, in his primary challenge for incumbent Republican Ohio Rep. Anthony Gonzalez in the state’s 16th district.

Trump aide, 27, launches GOP primary bid against Kinzinger, blasts ‘Fake Republican’ incumbent

Just weeks after voting in support of the second impeachment of former President Donald Trump, U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Ill., is already facing a pro-Trump GOP primary challenger.

Thune decries ‘cancel culture’ against Republicans who voted to convict Trump amid uncertain Senate GOP future

Sen. John Thune, a top ally to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, said that those aiming to punish senators who voted to convict former President Donald Trump at his impeachment trial are engaging in "cancel culture."

Trump impeachment manager says she’s filled with ‘glee’ at prospect of questioning McCarthy about Capitol riot

Del. Stacey Plaskett said she is filled with "glee" at the prospect of questioning House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy regarding a phone call between him and former President Donald Trump during the Capitol riot in January.