Republican Senators Against Trump’s Impeachment Aren’t Likely to Face Losses at the Polls. Here’s Why

Oct 21, 2019 - Fortune

The belief that President Donald Trump has committed violations of his office worthy of impeachment is held by the majority of both House representatives and American voters. In the Senate, however, party rules may reign.

“There is a sense within the Republican Party that they are very much tied to the president’s fortunes. That they can’t necessarily take on the president directly without risking their own seats,” said David Daley, senior fellow for FairVote, a non-partisan nonpro...