Francis Rooney is the rare House Republican open to impeaching Trump – CNN

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governor, he now supports an u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/politics/live-news/impeachment-inquiry-10-18-2019/index.html” target=”_blank”>impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trumpu003c/a> after hearing Mick Mulvaney’s comments.”,”descriptionText”:”John Kasich tells CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/ana-cabrera-profile” target=”_blank”>Ana Cabrerau003c/a> that as difficult as the issue of impeachment is for the former Ohio governor, he now supports an u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/politics/live-news/impeachment-inquiry-10-18-2019/index.html” target=”_blank”>impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trumpu003c/a> after hearing Mick Mulvaney’s comments.”},{“title”:”CNN reporter debunks Trump’s rally claim”,”duration”:”01:55″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/10/18/trump-dallas-rally-fact-check-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/10/18/trump-dallas-rally-fact-check-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/191018141549-trump-dallas-rally-fact-check-nr-vpx-00000000-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/10/18/trump-dallas-rally-fact-check-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/daniel-dale” target=”_blank”>Daniel Daleu003c/a> fact-checks false claims by President Trump and his acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/daniel-dale” target=”_blank”>Daniel Daleu003c/a> fact-checks false claims by President Trump and his acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney.”},{“title”:”Clinton suggests Russians grooming Democrat for 2020″,”duration”:”02:24″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/10/18/hillary-clinton-tulsi-gabbard-russia-sot-vpx-crn.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/10/18/hillary-clinton-tulsi-gabbard-russia-sot-vpx-crn.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190510082234-hillary-clinton-0916-file-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/10/18/hillary-clinton-tulsi-gabbard-russia-sot-vpx-crn.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton says the Russians are currently “grooming” a Democrat running in the presidential primary to run as a third-party candidate and champion their interests.”,”descriptionText”:”Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton says the Russians are currently “grooming” a Democrat running in the presidential primary to run as a third-party candidate and champion their interests.”},{“title”:”Tapper: WH saying ‘get over’ Trump’s scandals is standard”,”duration”:”00:59″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/10/18/mick-mulvaney-quid-pro-quo-trump-tapper-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/10/18/mick-mulvaney-quid-pro-quo-trump-tapper-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/191018200157-jake-tapper-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/10/18/mick-mulvaney-quid-pro-quo-trump-tapper-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s u003ca href=”https://www.cnn.com/profiles/jake-tapper-profile” target=”_blank”>Jake Tapperu003c/a> analyzes the varying responses the White House has offered to explain President Donald Trump’s phone call with the Ukrainian president, following White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney admitting to, and subsequently backtracking, quid pro quo in the conversation.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s u003ca 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