Some national reporters suggested that "moderate Republican" Shelley Moore Capito might vote in favor of the article of impeachment. Surprising no one who follows her closely, however, Senator Shelley Moore Capito (WV) voted against the articles of impeachment. Anthony O’Neil expressed it as well as anyone:
Here is Capito’s full statement:
Sorry, senator, but most legal scholars reject your reasoning. But, as you expressed on your last articles of impeachment vote, I’m sure Trump has learned a valuable lesson from this. I can hardly wait for all of the hard-hitting questions you'll get from West Virginia media!