Jaime Herrera Beutler admits initial loss after Trump targets him

Jaime Herrera Beutler conceded defeat in Washington state on Tuesday, a week after voting closed.

Herrera backed Trump's primary opponent after voting to impeach Beutler.

The former president has made it clear he wants to rid the GOP of pro-impeachment lawmakers

  Another victory for President Donald Trump in retaliating against pro-impeachment lawmakers.

Ever since I was first elected to this seat, I have tried my best to serve my region and my country.

  Herrera Beutler said in a statement a week after voting closed in Washington state, according to the Chinook Observer.

Although my campaign is less this time around, I'm proud to call the place I grew up and still call home.