Dem senator says he knows 'handful' of GOP colleagues considering vote to remove Trump

TheHill | 12/6/2019 | Rachel Frazin
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Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) on Friday said that he has spoken with a "handful" of Republican colleagues who would consider voting to remove President Trump after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said the House will move to impeach him.

Asked during an appearance on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" whether he has spoken with "a single GOP colleague in the Senate who's even considering voting for impeachment," Murphy answered affirmatively.

Colleagues

"Yes," he said while declining to name any colleagues.

"It's a small list, on one hand," Murphy said.

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The senator also pushed back against calls for an anonymous removal vote.

"I don't buy this secret ballot thing. If there was a secret ballot,...
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