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Donald Trump impeached again; 10 House Republicans vote yes

Donald Trump, 74, made history as the first ever president of the United States to be impeached twice. Ten Republican members of the U.S. house of representatives voted in favor of his second impeachment.

The house impeached Trump first on December 18, 2019 on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. He was impeached again on January 13, 2021 on a charge of incitement of insurrection.

 

1. Adam Daniel Kinzinger, 42, of Illinois

  • U.S. Representative for Illinois’s 16th congressional district since January 3, 2011
  • joined the U.S. Air Force in 2003
  • married to Sofia Boza-Holman since 2020

 

2. Anthony E. Gonzalez, 36, of Ohio

  • U.S. Representative for Ohio’s 16th congressional district since January 3, 2019
  • of Cuban descent
  • married to Elizabeth Gonzalez

 

3. Daniel Milton “Dan” Newhouse, 65, of Washington

  •  U.S. Representative for Washington’s 4th congressional district since January 3, 2015
  • of Dutch descent
  • married to Carol Newhouse from 1982 to 2017 and to Joan Galvin since 2018

 

4. David Goncalves Valadao, 43, of California

  •  U.S. Representative for California’s 21st congressional district since January 12, 2021
  • of Portuguese descent
  • married to Terra Valadao since 1999

 

5. Frederick Stephen “Fred” Upton, 67, of Michigan

  • U.S. Representative for Michigan’s 6th congressional district since January 3, 1987
  • voted for the impeachment of 42nd U.S. president Bill Clinton in 1998
  • married to Amey Rulon-Miller since 1983

 

6. Jaime Lynn Herrera Beutler, 42, of Washington

  • U.S. Representative for Washington’s 3rd congressional district since January 3, 2011
  • of Mexican, English, Irish, Scottish and German descent
  • married to Daniel Beutler since 2008

 

7. John Michael Katko, 58, of New York

  • U.S. Representative for New York’s 24th congressional district since January 3, 2021
  • of Slovak descent
  • married to Robin Gibson since 1987

 

8. Elizabeth Lynne “Liz” Cheney, 54, of Wyoming

  • U.S. Representative for Wyoming’s at-large congressional district since January 3, 2019
  • daughter of 46th U.S. vice president Richard Bruce “Dick” Cheney
  • married to Philip Perry since 1993

 

9. Peter James Meijer, 33, of Michigan

  • U.S. Representative for Michigan’s 3rd congressional district since January 3, 2021
  • member of the Meijer family, the owners of the Meijer hypermarket chain
  • married to Gabriella Zacarias since 2016

 

10. Hugh Thompson “Tom” Rice Jr., 63, of South Carolina

  • U.S. Representative for South Carolina’s 7th congressional district since January 3, 2013
  • earned his master’s degree in accounting and a law degree from the University of South Carolina in Columbia, South Carolina in 1979 and in 1982, respectively
  • married to Wrenzie Calhoun since 1982

 

(This is a developing story. Check back for details.)

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