Michigan GOP Challenger Wins US House Primary Over Incumbent Who Voted to Impeach Trump

BYRON CENTER, Mich.—Republican John Gibbs defeated incumbent Rep. Peter Meijer (R-Mich.) in Michigan’s 3rd Congressional District primary on Aug. 2.
Meijer was one of 10 House Republicans who voted to impeach then-President Donald Trump after the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol breach. Trump endorsed Gibbs for the GOP nomination.
With 75 percent of the votes reported at 12:24 a.m. on Aug. 3, Gibbs received almost 52 percent of the vote while Meijer registered 48 percent, according to Decision Desk HQ.
Gibbs will face Democrat Hillary Scholten in November’s general election in a redrawn 3rd District that once favored Republicans, but is now friendlier to Democrats. Scholten ran unopposed….

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