U.S. Representative from Michigan
Justin Amash's district might abandon Trump, too Rep. Justin Amash has sharply criticized the president and left the GOP, but it remains to be seen what his district will do CBS News - Published on August 19, 2019
2020 Daily Trail Markers: Harris unveils "Camp Kamala en Español" Harris looks to train Spanish-speaking volunteers, Klobuchar pitches gun control in South Carolina, and Democrats target Amash's seat CBS News - Published on August 16, 2019
The Republicans Who Voted to Condemn Trump’s Remarks (and Other Things to Know) Only four Republicans broke with their party to vote against President Trump. They were joined by Representative Justin Amash, who recently left the party to become an independent. NYTimes.com - Published on July 17, 2019
Representative Justin Amash, Newly Independent, Resigns From Oversight Committee After leaving the Republican Party, Mr. Amash withdrew from the committee, most likely pre-empting his removal but depriving Democrats on the panel of their only bipartisan ally. NYTimes.com - Published on July 8, 2019 Amash withdraws from House GOP conference, gives up oversight committee seat The news comes several days after the Michigan congressman said he was leaving the Republican Party to become an Independent.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 8, 2019
Justin Amash: The few times a member of Congress has left a political party in recent history Amash's announcement that he's leaving the Republican Party makes him part of a small group of congressmen that have quit or changed political parties.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 6, 2019
Michigan Rep. Justin Amash quitting GOP Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan says he is leaving the Republican Party because he has become disenchanted with partisan politics. Amash was the lone Republican member of Congress to support the.. USATODAY.com - Published on July 4, 2019
Justin Amash Leaves G.O.P. After Onslaught From Trump Mr. Amash, a libertarian representative from Michigan, has faced fierce attacks from President Trump since becoming the first Republican in Congress to call for impeachment. NYTimes.com - Published on July 4, 2019 Trump lashes out at Justin Amash, calls him 'one of the dumbest & most disloyal' in Congress President Donald Trump responded to Rep. Justin Amash's op-ed about leaving the GOP, calling him "one of the dumbest & most disloyal men in Congress."
USATODAY.com - Published on July 4, 2019
Only Republican to accuse Trump of impeachable acts is leaving the GOP The only Republican in Congress to accuse President Trump of impeachable acts says he's leaving the Republican Party. In a Washington Post op-ed Rep. Justin Amash said he's becoming an independent. He.. CBS News - Published on July 4, 2019
Justin Amash, sole Republican in Congress to support Trump impeachment, says he's now an independent Michigan Rep. Justin Amash, the sole Republican in Congress to support impeaching President Donald Trump, said on July 4 that he's leaving the GOP.
USATODAY.com - Published on July 4, 2019
Donald Trump Jr. threatens to help challenge against Rep., Justin Amash, who supports impeachment Rep. Justin Amash replied to Donald Trump Jr.'s primary challenge threat by using a reference to emails from the Mueller investigation.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 13, 2019
Justin Amash leaves House Freedom Caucus The Michigan Republican has become alienated in his own party CBS News - Published on June 11, 2019 GOP Rep. Justin Amash leaves far-right Freedom Caucus he helped found Amash was the first GOP lawmaker to call for Trump's impeachment, and he has been an outspoken libertarian voice during his four terms in Congress.
USATODAY.com - Published on June 11, 2019
Rep. Amash applauded by crowd at Mich. town hall The only Republican in Congress to accuse President Donald Trump of impeachable conduct was largely applauded during a town hall in his Michigan district. Rep. Justin Amash spoke to hundreds of people.. USATODAY.com - Published on May 29, 2019 Constituents at town hall praise GOP lawmaker Justin Amash for calling for Donald Trump's impeachment Supporters frequently interrupted Amash with applause, and at least one standing ovation. Several complimented him for calling on Trump to be impeached
USATODAY.com - Published on May 29, 2019
Amash gets standing ovation, resistance during town hall Only congressional Republican to accuse Trump of impeachable conduct faced constituents in packed high school auditorium in Grand Rapids, Michigan CBS News - Published on May 29, 2019 Justin Amash, Under Attack for Impeachment Talk, Finds Mixed Support at Home Representative Justin Amash, always a marginal Republican figure, finds himself on center stage for his view on the president’s conduct: hero to many, goat to many more. NYTimes.com - Published on May 29, 2019
Justin Amash: Barr promoted Trump's 'false narrative' about Mueller probe Amash in his Tuesday tweetstorm contended William Barr "deliberately misrepresented key aspects of Mueller’s report and decisions in the investigation."
USATODAY.com - Published on May 28, 2019 Justin Amash not backing down from criticism of Trump administration The first and so far only Republican to call President Trump's actions impeachable now has thoughts on Attorney General William Barr CBS News - Published on May 28, 2019
Justin Amash is a real Republican whose call for Trump impeachment matters: Conservative Loyalty to one man is no test of being Republican. Amash is a proven conservative who supports tax cuts, opposes spending and votes against abortion.
USATODAY.com - Published on May 23, 2019 Trump's Republican allies must respond to Justin Amash's impeachment call: Today's talker Few of Amash's critics addressed the substance of his argument for impeaching Trump. In fact, it isn't clear if they have even read Mueller's report.
USATODAY.com - Published on May 22, 2019
2020 town halls, abortion and impeachment talk 2020 presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg joined Fox News for a town hall, while other Democratic candidates have refused. Meanwhile, GOP Rep. Justin Amash broke with his party on the issue of.. CBS News - Published on May 22, 2019 GOP's Amash stands firm on Trump impeachment call On the question of whether President Donald Trump should be impeached, Rep. Justin Amash is the lone Republican saying "Yes." Outside the Capitol Building Tuesday, Amash said he is "defending the.. USATODAY.com - Published on May 21, 2019
Impeachment Appeal Pushes Justin Amash From G.O.P. Gadfly to Insurgent Washington is a town of partisan herds, and Mr. Amash, a congressman from Michigan, has strayed far outside his. NYTimes.com - Published on May 20, 2019 GOP Rep. Justin Amash holds ground on Trump impeachment Rep. Justin Amash disputed several talking points that Republicans, including Trump, have used as reasons the president did not commit obstruction.
USATODAY.com - Published on May 20, 2019
Amash gets primary challenger following tweets about Trump State Rep. Jim Lower was already planning on challenging Amash, but made the announcement earlier than planned after Amash attacked the president CBS News - Published on May 20, 2019 Republican calls for Congress to impeach Trump Michigan Congressman Justin Amash is asking Congress to move against President Trump. He's accusing the president of obstructing justice and wants him impeached. There's also a chorus of Democrats.. CBS News - Published on May 19, 2019
Trump Calls Representative Justin Amash a ‘Loser’ Over Impeachment Talk Mr. Amash, a Michigan Republican, found no other members of Congress from his party joining him after he said the president’s behavior met the “threshold for impeachment.” NYTimes.com - Published on May 19, 2019 Trump attacks Rep. Amash as a 'loser' and 'lightweight' after the Republican calls for impeachment Trump said he was "never a fan" of Rep. Amash, whom he called "a total lightweight." "Justin is a loser who sadly plays right into our opponents hands!"
USATODAY.com - Published on May 19, 2019
Justin Amash becomes first GOP lawmaker to call for impeachment Amash also wrote that impeachment does not require "probable cause" has been committed, but rather that "simply requires a finding that an official has engaged in careless, abusive, corrupt or.. CBS News - Published on May 19, 2019 Breaking With Party, G.O.P. Lawmaker Says Trump’s Conduct Reaches ‘Threshold of Impeachment’ Representative Justin Amash, known as a contrarian, accused the president of engaging in “impeachable conduct.” NYTimes.com - Published on May 18, 2019 GOP congressman: 'President Trump has engaged in impeachable conduct' GOP Rep. Justin Amash came out in favor of impeaching President Donald Trump, writing that "President Trump has engaged in impeachable conduct."
USATODAY.com - Published on May 18, 2019