Arkansas’ U.S. House members back failed Mayorkas impeachment
February 6, 2024 at 8:20 p.m.
FILE - Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, attends a House Committee on Homeland Security hearing on worldwide threats to the United Statesy, Nov. 15, 2023, on Capitol Hill in Washington. As Republicans in the House of Representatives threaten to make Mayorkas the first Cabinet official impeached in nearly 150 years, Mayorkas says, in a wide-ranging interview with The Associated Press, he is “totally focused on the work" that his agency of 260,000 people conducts and not distracted by the politics of impeachment. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
WASHINGTON -- Arkansas' delegation in the U.S. House of Representatives voted Tuesday to impeach Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas in what would have been a rare move against a cabinet secretary if it had passed.