129 House Democrats and 1 independent now publicly support launching an impeachment inquiry against President Trump, according to an Axios analysis.
Driving the news: Rep. Bill Keating (D-Mass.) came out in favor of an impeachment inquiry on Thursday. Also this week, Assistant Speaker Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) became the highest-ranking Democrat in the House to endorse an inquiry thus far, ranking 4th behind Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) and Majority Whip Jim Clyburn (D-S.C.)