Rep. Liz Cheney’s (R-WY) potential loss in the August 16 primary will likely leave only three impeachment Republicans in the House.
In 2021, ten House Republicans voted to impeach former President Donald Trump, but just three will likely remain in Congress after having taken on Trump.
Four opted to retire and not compete in a GOP primary, and with Rep. Peter Meijer’s (R-MI) projected primary loss on Wednesday and Rep. Tom Rice’s (R-SC) loss in June, Cheney’s defeat later in August would solidify the impeachment vote as one of the most career-wrecking votes in congressional history.
The impeachment Republicans who are projected to keep their seats are Reps. David Valadao (R-CA), Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA), and Dan Newhouse (R-WA). Both Beutler and Newhouse are projected