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By voting last week to impeach President Donald Trump, House Democrats led by Speaker Nancy Pelosi abandoned the U.S. Constitution, thumbed their noses at due process and attempted to cancel the votes of the 63 million Americans who elected him president.
Less than 24 hours after the historic impeachment vote sharply split Pennsylvania’s Congressional delegation, the very same lawmakers were virtually united in praise for the passage of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement.
Washington — Congressman Fred Keller (R-PA), in voting against both articles of impeachment Wednesday night, said the articles are not supported by facts, evidence or reason.
He released the following statement:
“I was proud to stand up for the Constitution and the rule of law by voting to oppose both articles of impeachment.
As the U.S. House of Representatives voted Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump, Pennsylvania's delegation stuck to party lines when casting their individual votes.
With the 18-member delegation split evenly between the two political parties, the state's nine Democrats voted in favor of the articles of impeachment and the nine Republicans voted against.
While the House of Representatives impeached President Donald Trump for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress, Centre County’s representatives stood in opposition to the decision — calling it an unfair “political stunt” aimed at undermining the electoral process.
WGAL covers Congressman Keller's thoughts on impeachment - December 19, 2019
CBS 21 covers Congressman Keller's thoughts on impeachment - December 19, 2019
WJAC covers Congressman Keller's reaction to Wednesday's impeachment vote - December 19, 2019
Pennsylvania lawmakers offered plenty of spoilers ahead of the impeachment vote in the House of Representatives.