All U.S. senators representing New England's six states voted Saturday to convict former President Donald Trump in his historic second impeachment trial.
In a 57-43 vote, seven Republicans, including Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, joined with all Democrats and independents to vote to convict the former president for inciting an insurrection, but the tally is short of the two-thirds vote needed. Without 67 votes, Trump was acquitted by the Senate.
Below are statements from New England senators on the Senate verdict and their impeachment votes. (This post is developing and will be updated as new statements are released.)
Other members of the Massachusetts Congressional delegation also issued public statements on Trump and the trial verdict Saturday:
This article was originally published on February 13, 2021.