Washington D.C. – Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (CA-23) was joined by House Republicans today for a press conference after every Republican and two Democrats voted against Speaker Pelosi’s sham impeachment.

“In March of this year, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said this about impeachment: ‘impeachment is so divisive to the country that unless there’s something so compelling and overwhelming and bipartisan, I don’t think we should go down that path, because it divides the country.’

“…The question for the Speaker [now] are the same questions I provided in the letter about the unfair process. What has changed since March? In all the hearings, there’s nothing compelling, nothing overwhelming. The Speaker should follow her own words…

“Congress will go back to their districts for a week. Tomorrow will be November 1st — one year before voters cast a vote, not just for Congress, but for President. It’s unfortunate that in this Congress when they go back, they’ll run on a reelection of having more subpoenas than laws and not trusting the American people to actually have a choice…

Republicans believe in the Constitution. We believe in the rule of law. That’s why we’re standing here today and that’s why the bipartisan vote in the U.S. House of Representatives was ‘no’.”