(NBC) Earlier this month, Rep. Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania became the first House Republican to formally back legislation to protect special counsel Robert Mueller’s job, co-sponsoring a bipartisan bill.
“I think they definitely feel liberated now,” Wilson said of departing Republicans. “The only thing that they see right now is that they’re going to get the hell out of Washington. They’re going to escape this sh–show.”
A day after three-term Rep. Ryan Costello, R-Pa., revealed his plan to retire from the House, he said that President Barack Obama had been a role model for the nation — but his successor has not.