Newhouse votes to impeach Trump
McMorris Rodgers supports president, disagrees with sedition allegation
Last updated 1/14/2021 at 11:31am
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Eastern Washington's two Republican congressional representatives were on opposite sides of the House vote to impreach President Donald Trump for a second time.
Fourth Congressional District Rep. Dan Newhouse of Sunnyside joined Democrats in voting for impreachment of the president on grounds of so-called sedition. Newhouse represents Central Washington, including Benton, Franklin, Adams and Grant counties, among others.
Fifth Congressional District Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers of Spokane opposed impeachment. She represents Eastern Washington counties that generally bor...