Well, this sucks:
There is a time to come and a time to go. This is the right time, for me, to leave politics and return to the justice system. Full statement here → pic.twitter.com/7I8AApqvs1
— Trey Gowdy (@TGowdySC) January 31, 2018
Trey Gowdy will leave a tremendous void in Congress.
Gowdy is a HUGE loss for the GOP conference.
— Noah Rothman (@NoahCRothman) January 31, 2018
And it’s not surprising that a lot of people are disappointed:
This is not good news.
— EverydayAmerican (@CHorseandMom) January 31, 2018
Ah, crud. https://t.co/wI7jlYVE8s
— Ed Morrissey (@EdMorrissey) January 31, 2018
Now I’m depressed. I voted for you every time.
— eagleeye7361 (@Eagleeye7361) January 31, 2018
— Chad Brenaman (@ChadBrenaman) January 31, 2018
no no no……..
— HorseBelle (@seabiscuit7) January 31, 2018
No! You can't leave!
— IrredeemableTrumpChic (@DeplorableMari4) January 31, 2018
WHAT?! NO WAY! WE NEED YOU IN WASHINGTON! Who's going to be our watch dog now? Noooooooooooooooo!!!
— MURF ?Our SOTU is Brighter than Ever! ? #maga (@KerfuffleBuff) January 31, 2018
Well, best of luck to him …
Thank you for your service, you will be sorely missed! God Bless
— MrsKohl (@FIAGI) January 31, 2018
Interesting, I heard a rumor early last year that the administration was considering him for a judgeship of some kind. https://t.co/hieGil89M4
— Jim Geraghty (@jimgeraghty) January 31, 2018