Western Pa. lawmakers hold party lines in vote to impeach Trump

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Western Pennsylvania's congressional representatives stuck to party lines in Wednesday's vote by the U.S. House to impeach Donald Trump. Reps. Conor Lamb, D-Mt. Lebanon, and Mike Doyle, D-Forest Hills, voted yes on impeaching the embattled president for his role inciting last week's violent storming of the U.S. Capitol by Trump
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Here's how U.S. House members who represent Western Pennsylvania voted on the impeachment of Donald Trump:

Conor Lamb, D-Mt. Lebanon, 17th District — Yes

Mike Doyle, D-Forest Hills, 18th District — Yes

Guy Reschenthaler, R-Peters, 14th District — No

Mike Kelly, R-Butler, 16th District — No

Glenn "G.T." Thompson Jr., R-Centre County, 15th District — No

John Joyce, R-Blair County, 13th District — No

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Western Pennsylvania's congressional representatives stuck to party lines in Wednesday's vote by the U.S. House to impeach Donald Trump.

Reps. Conor Lamb, D-Mt. Lebanon, and Mike Doyle, D-Forest Hills, voted yes on impeaching the embattled president for his role inciting last week's violent storming of the U.S. Capitol by Trump supporters that left four civilians and a police officer dead.

The pair joined every Democrat and 10 House Republicans in favor of impeaching Trump in the 232-197 vote.

Among those who voted no on impeachment: Republican Reps. Guy Reschenthaler, Mike Kelly, Glenn Thompson and John Joyce.

During debate on the House floor, Reschenthaler, R-Peters, took to the podium to condemn Democrats for the move.

Referencing Trump's latest statement regarding a commitment to a peaceful transfer of power, the ardent Trump ally insisted that Trump's speech prior to the angry mob's march toward the Capitol on Jan. 6 did not meet the necessary criteria to support the "incitement to insurrection"…
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