GOP Rep. Justin Amash attacked after saying Trump has engaged in ‘impeachable conduct’

GOP Rep. Justin Amash attacked after saying Trump has engaged in ‘impeachable conduct’
Justin Amash (R-MI). Fox Business News video

[Ed. – Never Trumpers have some of the worst cases of TDS.]

Republican Michigan Rep. Justin Amash was widely criticized by members of his own party after his Saturday contention that President Donald Trump has engaged in “impeachable conduct.”

“Here are my principal conclusions,” Amash, a frequent Trump critic who hasn’t ruled out running to unseat the president for the GOP nomination, wrote via Twitter. “1. Attorney General Barr has deliberately misrepresented Mueller’s report. 2. President Trump has engaged in impeachable conduct. 3. Partisanship has eroded our system of checks and balances. 4. Few members of Congress have read the report.”

While Democrats like Rep. Rashida Tlaib and #NeverTrumpers like Bill Kristol, among others, were quick to praise the GOP congressman, Trump supporters and some conservatives were less than thrilled.

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GOP Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel accused Amash of “parroting the Democrats’ talking points on Russia.”

“It’s sad to see Congressman Amash parroting the Democrats’ talking points on Russia,” McDaniel wrote. “The only people still fixated on the Russia collusion hoax are political foes of @realDonaldTrump hoping to defeat him in 2020 by any desperate means possible.”

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