BREAKING NEWS: Anti-Trump Rep. Adam Kinzinger, one among two Republicans on the Capitol riot committee, says he’s retiring from Congress in video the place he champions the vote to question Trump and says the nation has been ‘poisoned’ by ‘mistruths’
- The opposite Republican on the bipartisan panel is Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney
- Kinzinger is an Iraq warfare veteran who represented Illinois in Congress since 2011
Illinois Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger, one among two GOP Home members on the January 6 committee investigating the Capitol riot, mentioned on Friday that he’ll step down from Congress on the finish of his time period.
He introduced his retirement in a video the place he champions the vote to question Trump and says the nation has been ‘poisoned’ by ‘mistruths’
He’s been dealing with potential redistricting points as Illinois is poised to lose a Home seat after the 2020 census.
Kinzinger, an Iraq warfare veteran, has represented Illinois’ sixteenth district since 2013. Earlier than that he was in Congress for the state’s eleventh district.
The lawmaker has been a vocal critic of President Donald Trump and was one among 10 Home Republicans who voted to question him after the Capitol riot.
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