GOP's Amash receives standing ovation during first Town Hall since calling for Trump's impeachment

GOP's Amash receives standing ovation during first Town Hall since calling for Trump's impeachment
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Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) received a standing ovation Tuesday evening at his first public event since becoming the first Republican to call for President Trump's impeachment.


At a town hall in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Amash criticized House Republican leadership, including Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.), whom he called the “so-called leader.”

“I read the Mueller report. I’m sure he didn’t read it,” Amash said of McCarthy. “He resorted to ad hominem attacks; that’s the kind of ‘leadership’ we now have in Congress.”

This overwhelming reaction to Justin Amash’s principled stand has got to get the attention of the Republican cowards in the congress, who are too frightened by Mr Trump to utter anything remotely critical of him, no matter how lawless or unhinged Mr Trump’s behavior becomes.

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