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If a Republican announces that they will vote for impeachment, or votes for it, what will be the public support for impeachment at that time?
Most commentators treat it as a foregone conclusion that very few if any Republicans will vote for impeachment of Trump in the House, or conviction in the Senate if impeachment occurs. However this will clearly be tied to public opinion. This question seeks to get at how high public support would have to be in order to start Republican defections.
In the event that (a) prior to a vote regarding impeachment, a Republican House member publicly announces that they will vote for impeachment, or (b) an impeachment vote takes place and at least one Republican votes in favor of impeachment, then this question resolves as the average of the most recent three polls (or see below) appearing on fivethirtyeight.com regarding public support for impeachment (i.e. 100=100% support for impeaching Trump.)
Details: Question resolves ambiguous if the above event does not occur. Question closes retroactively one week prior to the triggering event. No limits are placed on the wording of the polls, just that they be included in fivethirtyeight's list of recent impeachment polls. If a the time of the event, fivethirtyeight is publishing an aggregate impeachment support poll, that will substitute for the average of the most recent three, using whatever default aggregation fivethirtyeight employs at that time.
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