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Rep Cathy McMorris Rodgers on Trump: 'Did I cast my ballot with enthusiasm? Not exactly'

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State Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers endorsed Donald Trump Wednesday. In a Facebook post Wednesday entitled "Why I Voted for Trump," McMorris Rodgers explained her choice. 

"A record-breaking number of Republican Party voters - including many millions new to our party - have cast their ballots for him. In our uniquely American electoral system, it’s essential we respect the will of the people; they should never be neglected or dismissed. In fact, their will should be revered," she wrote.

In the lengthy post she explains that she's concerned with the state of the country and said Hillary Clinton would bring more of the same.

"If Barack Obama’s one-size-fits-all approach made your life more difficult and heightened your anxiety about the future, could you imagine what Hillary Clinton will bring to the White House?" the post reads.

But she says she's still getting to know Trump and disagrees with some of his past comments on the campaign trail. "Did I cast my ballot with enthusiasm? Not exactly... Do I have concerns about the comments he made in the past and on the campaign trail this year about women; people with disabilities; and those from different backgrounds? Absolutely - I vehemently disagree with such statements."

Read her full post below:

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