IRVINE (AP) — California Democratic Rep. Katie Porter on Friday said she will vote to impeach President Donald Trump.
The freshman California lawmaker revealed her decision in a tweet.
"The facts are clear: the articles of impeachment against the President are warranted. I will vote yes," she posted, adding she has grown more concerned by Trump's conduct over the past six months.
Porter, whose district covers portions of central Orange County including Irvine, made the announcement shortly after the House Judiciary Committee voted along party lines for two articles of impeachment.
Porter ousted a Republican incumbent last year and faces a difficult reelection bid in a district where Republicans have a small advantage in registered voters. Porter's victory in 2018 was part of a Democr