The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday approved a resolution condemning President Trump’s recent tweets targeting four minority congresswomen.

“The 240-187 vote fell largely along partisan lines, as GOP leaders had rushed to the president’s defense in whipping against the measure,” The Hill reported.

“Just four Republicans broke with party ranks to join every voting Democrat, revealing the extent to which Trump’s incendiary remarks had jarred Capitol Hill and forced even some of his closest allies to denounce his behavior. Six Republicans missed the vote.”

Reps. Tulsi Gabbard and Ed Case of Hawaii, both Democrats, voted with their majority party.

The U.S. Capitol Building. Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Earlier in the day, Gabbard told ABC News, “Stoking these racist feelings and stoking religious bigotry in this country, tearing apart and already divided country for his own political game is beneath the office of the presidency and undermines the very values and principles of our democracy.”

Over the weekend, Trump told the four congresswomen — Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.), Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) and Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) — to “go back” to the “places from which they came.”

Three were born in the U.S. and Omar immigrated from Somalia as a teenager.

The president has not apologized for his remarks. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said Trump is not racist.

“It’s all politics,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said at a press conference Tuesday morning, according to The Hill’s report.

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