West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin did vote to convict Donald Trump in both of his impeachment trials.
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Fun Fact: Texas v Pennsylvania Supreme Court Case
Texas v. Pennsylvania was filed with the Supreme Court shortly after the presidential election in 2020. The state of Texas tried to sue Pennsylvania on how they handled their elections, in a vain attempt to install Donald Trump as president. Since the United States Constitution clearly gives states a lot of autonomy to handle their…
(Not So) Fun Fact: Tim Scott Threatened To Impeach Obama
In 2011, South Carolina Senator Tim Scott said that if Obama raised the debt ceiling via the 14th Amendment rather than Congress it would be an impeachable offense. Tim Scott voted against convicting Donald Trump for blackmailing Ukraine and then for trying to overthrow the United States government.
(Not So) Fun Fact: Tommy Tuberville Tried to Overturn 2020 Presidential Election
Republican senator Tommy Tuberville made himself an ally of Donald J. Trump. He helped the former president try to overturn the 2020 election by using his power in the Senate.
(Not So) Fun Fact: Richard Shelby’s Presidential Impeachment Hypocrisy
Alabama Senator Richard Shelby voted to remove Bill Clinton from office during his impeachment trial. He twice did not vote convict Donald Trump.