White House counselor Kellyanne Conway was dispatched to Capitol Hill to reassure Senate Republicans as President Trump looks for a clean Senate GOP sweep against impeachment.
House Republicans were expected to unanimously oppose two articles of impeachment in a late Wednesday floor vote. Conway, during a private luncheon with Senate Republicans, reviewed a spate of fresh public opinion polls showing stagnant or diminished support for impeaching Trump. Republicans who attended said Conway sought to make them comfortable with voting to acquit on the conclusion of the Senate trial, expected to begin early next month.
“Increasingly, the polling is going in favor of no impeachment and removal