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Rooney steps out: GOP member 'thinking' about impeachment

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump gave an atta-boy to Republican Rep. Francis Rooney last year on the congressman's home turf in swing state Florida.
"I love it when he defends me," the president said then. He might feel differently now.
The second-term Republican said out loud Friday what others in his party are not saying, namely that acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney acknowledged a quid pro quo was at work when Trump held up U.S. aid to Ukraine in exchange for Kyiv's investigation of Democrats and the 2016 elections. Mulvaney later claimed his comments had been...
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