Louisiana GOP votes to censure Cassidy over impeachment vote

“There is no question that president Trump is practically and morally responsible for provoking the events of the day,” said McConnell, who along with the rest of the Congress and former vice president Mike Pence fled the mob that descended on the Capitol on January 6.
“The people who stormed this building believed they were acting on the wishes and instructions of their president,” McConnell said in a speech on the Senate floor.


The executive committee of the Republican Party of Louisiana voted on Saturday to censure Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-La.) over his vote to convict former President Trump for inciting the Jan. 6 riots…