An unexpectedly high number of Democrats voted in favor of an effort to launch impeachment proceedings against President TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin says he has White House approval to root out 'subversion' at VA MORE on Wednesday, revealing the growing agitation among liberals to remove him from office.

The House voted overwhelmingly 364-58 to table a resolution from Rep. Al GreenAlexander (Al) N. GreenScarborough: Dems should pull funds from candidates who mention impeaching Trump Dem lawmaker meets with deported man in El Salvador The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE (D-Texas) laying out articles of impeachment against Trump, with four Democrats voting “present.”

All Republicans voted with 126 Democrats to defeat the resolution. Those Democrats included Minority Leader Nancy PelosiNancy Patricia D'Alesandro PelosiLawmakers feel pressure on guns Former Pelosi challenger: I have no 'interest in running for leadership again' Congress punts fight over Dreamers to March MORE (Calif.) and Minority Whip Steny HoyerSteny Hamilton HoyerCongress punts fight over Dreamers to March Calls mount from Dems to give platform to Trump accusers  Citing deficits, House GOP to take aim at entitlements MORE (Md.), who announced ahead of the vote they would vote to table the effort.

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They cited the ongoing investigations by congressional committees and the FBI special counsel.

“Now is not the time to consider articles of impeachment,” Pelosi and Hoyer said.

Yet 58 Democrats, including Green, voted against tabling the resolution. Reps. Joaquin CastroJoaquin CastroAmerica’s new 9/11 Dems respond to Trump by telling him to #ReleaseTheMemo Crowded primaries loom in Texas House races MORE (Texas), Marc VeaseyMarc Allison VeaseyOvernight Defense: Mattis vows Dreamers in military won't be deported | Pentagon unsure if military parade will be in Washington | Dem bill would block funds for parade Dems introduce bills to block funds for Trump's proposed parade Overnight Finance: Shutdown looms | Paul holds up Senate vote | House GOP scrambles for budget votes | What's in the deal | Dow falls 1,000 points for second time this week | Conservatives threaten Fed nominee | Trump announces IRS pick MORE (Texas), Carol Shea-PorterCarol Shea-PorterHouse Democrat in Trump district endorses impeachment House Dem pledges another vote to impeach Trump The nearly 60 Dems who voted for impeachment MORE (N.H.) and Terri SewellTerrycina (Terri) Andrea SewellDem: Trump blocking memo shows he's 'not interested in transparency' Recy Taylor's granddaughter to attend State of the Union as Dem's guest After rough year, Facebook does damage control in DC MORE (Ala.) voted “present.” Shea-Porter represents a district won by Trump in 2016.

“The resolution received fifty-seven more votes than many expected. This is the first vote, but it will not be the last,” Green said in a statement.

Here’s a look at the Democrats who voted in favor of starting to impeach Trump.

Impeachment agitators

A handful of Democrats apart from Green had also been calling for Trump’s impeachment. Lawmakers including Reps. Maxine WatersMaxine Moore WatersMaxine Waters calls for Kelly to resign over handling of Rob Porter allegations Maxine Waters defends Oprah to Trump: She's 'richer than you' Dem lawmakers attend 'Black Panther' screenings on opening weekend MORE (Calif.) and Ted Lieu (Calif.) endorsed impeaching Trump months ago.

Waters and Lieu in particular have built higher profiles since Trump took office through their sharp criticism of the president. Twitter this week released data showing Lieu, who often takes aim at Trump through the platform, as the fifth top account among U.S. elected officials.

Green’s articles of impeachment stated that Trump has “brought disrepute, contempt, ridicule and disgrace on the presidency” and “sown discord among the people of the United States.” The articles cited Trump’s response to the violent clash between white supremacists and counterprotesters in Charlottesville, Va., and attacks on NFL players kneeling during the national anthem to protest police brutality as examples of how Trump has divided the nation.

Other Democrats who have also filed articles of impeachment supported Green’s effort on Wednesday.

Rep. Brad ShermanBradley (Brad) James ShermanDems respond to Trump by telling him to #ReleaseTheMemo House Dem opposition mounts to budget deal The Trump Presidency: Year One MORE (D-Calif.) introduced an article of impeachment in July alleging that Trump obstructed justice by firing James Comey as FBI director amid the investigation of Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election.

And last month, Green and five other Democrats introduced articles of impeachment that similarly accuse Trump of obstructing justice, violating the foreign emoluments clause barring the president from taking gifts from foreign governments and undermining the courts and media.

Reps. Steve CohenStephen (Steve) Ira CohenThe real VA scandal: No will to help veterans Calls mount from Dems to give platform to Trump accusers  Dem lawmaker calls Trump 'eunuch in chief' over response to Russia meddling MORE (Tenn.), Marcia FudgeMarcia Louise FudgeHouse rejects effort to condemn lawmaker for demanding 'Dreamer' arrests Hispanic Dems seek vote to condemn GOP lawmaker for demanding arrests of 'Dreamers' Dem lawmaker: ‘We are seeing the dumbing down of the presidency’ MORE (Ohio), Adriano EspaillatAdriano de Jesus Espaillat CabralLawmakers worry about rise of fake video technology Left fears Democrats will give too much on immigration Trump’s border wall becomes flashpoint in shutdown fight MORE (N.Y.), Luis Gutiérrez (Ill.) and John YarmuthJohn Allen YarmuthCiting deficits, House GOP to take aim at entitlements Dems tee off on Trump budget House Dem opposition mounts to budget deal MORE (Ky.) introduced those articles of impeachment with Green. All but Gutiérrez, who did not vote, and Yarmuth, who voted to table the resolution, supported Green’s efforts.

Yarmuth serves as the ranking Democrat on the House Budget Committee.

Many progressives who haven’t introduced impeachment measures also voted for Green’s resolution.

Liberal Democrats like Reps. Pramila JayapalPramila JayapalFox's Wallace: 'It's a mistake' for Dems to boycott State of the Union Five things to watch for in Trump’s State of the Union WHIP LIST: Dems boycotting Trump’s State of the Union MORE (Wash.), Jamie RaskinJamin (Jamie) Ben RaskinDems respond to Trump by telling him to #ReleaseTheMemo Ruth Bader Ginsburg may be a hero, but not to DC Dems vow to repeal parts of GOP tax law MORE (Md.), Jan SchakowskyJanice (Jan) Danoff SchakowskyOvernight Cybersecurity: Trump budget includes .3B for DHS cyber office | US reportedly tried to recover stolen NSA tools | Experts identify malware targeting Olympics Dems call for more action on Equifax hack House Dem opposition mounts to budget deal MORE (Ill.), Raúl Grijalva (Ariz.), and Keith EllisonKeith Maurice EllisonPaul Ryan deletes tweet touting .50 pay hike after backlash Social media users slam Ryan for tweet on .50 pay hike Dems want info on Labor Dept hiding unfavorable report on impacts of tip-pooling rule MORE (Minn.) were among the lawmakers who voted against tabling Green’s resolution.

Ellison serves as deputy chair of the Democratic National Committee.

Congressional Black Caucus members

Green, a member of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), was joined by many of his fellow caucus members who have expressed disgust with Trump's handling of race relations.

CBC Chairman Cedric RichmondCedric Levon RichmondDemocrats propose .7 billion in grants for election security House Dem opposition mounts to budget deal Black Dems take lead in push to impeach Trump MORE (D-La.) voted against tabling Green’s resolution. So did Rep. James Clyburn (D-S.C.), who as assistant House minority leader was the only member of Democratic leadership to vote with Green.

Green’s articles of impeachment also cited Trump’s personal attacks against fellow CBC member, Rep. Frederica WilsonFrederica Patricia WilsonMaxine Waters calls for Kelly to resign over handling of Rob Porter allegations House Dems call for first Education Committee hearing on school shootings since Sandy Hook Maxine Waters tears into Kelly: 'He has no credibility' MORE (D-Fla.). Trump called Wilson “wacky” on Twitter after she criticized his handling of a conversation with the family of Sgt. La David Johnson, who was killed during an October ambush in Niger.

Wilson was among the lawmakers who voted with Green.

Reps. Alma AdamsAlma Shealey AdamsThe nearly 60 Dems who voted for impeachment 100th woman in Congress sworn in 100th woman in Congress to be sworn in MORE (N.C.), Karen BassKaren Ruth BassDem rep on Trump tweet: ‘An embarrassment on the international stage’ Sunday Shows preview: Debate over memo takes spotlight in Washington Dem rips GOP lawmaker for calling for FBI 'purge': Maybe he needs a history lesson MORE (Calif.), Joyce BeattyJoyce Birdson BeattyPhoto catches Dem playing Candy Crush during State of the Union The nearly 60 Dems who voted for impeachment Lawmakers put their beer brewing skills to test for charity MORE (Ohio), Yvette ClarkeYvette Diane ClarkeApple tells senator it may give rebates to consumers who bought iPhone batteries Democrat invites detained immigrant rights activist's wife to Trump State of the Union address Overnight Tech: States sue FCC over net neutrality repeal | Senate Dems reach 50 votes on measure to override repeal | Dems press Apple on phone slowdowns, kids' health | New Android malware found MORE (N.Y.), Lacy ClayWilliam (Lacy) Lacy ClayThe nearly 60 Dems who voted for impeachment GOP rejects Dem effort to demand Trump’s tax returns ahead of Senate vote We will fight for our DREAMers MORE (Mo.), Danny K. Davis (Ill.), Dwight EvansDwight (Dewey) Michael EvansHouse stays in DC despite threats from GOP leaders Live coverage: Federal government on brink of shutdown The nearly 60 Dems who voted for impeachment MORE (Pa.), Fudge, Alcee HastingsAlcee (Judge) Lamar HastingsHouse Republicans close in on deal to keep government open 0K in taxpayer funds used to settle harassment case involving Fla. Dem: report The nearly 60 Dems who voted for impeachment MORE (Fla.), Sheila Jackson LeeSheila Jackson LeeNFL player who kneeled for national anthem tackles Capitol Hill 'externship' Former Comey aide grilled by House panel for over seven hours Judiciary advances 17 judicial nominees MORE (Texas), Robin KellyRobin Lynne KellyNFL player who kneeled for national anthem tackles Capitol Hill 'externship' Apple tells senator it may give rebates to consumers who bought iPhone batteries Dems press Gowdy to subpoena Homeland Security for election hacking documents MORE (Ill.), Brenda LawrenceBrenda Lulenar LawrencePhoto catches Dem playing Candy Crush during State of the Union The nearly 60 Dems who voted for impeachment CBC Dem: Resignation is Conyers's decision MORE (Mich.), Barbara LeeBarbara Jean LeeDem lawmakers attend 'Black Panther' screenings on opening weekend Overnight Defense: VA chief under scrutiny over travel expenses | Mulvaney says military parade could cost M | Top admiral says North Korea aiming to reunify peninsula Mulvaney says Trump's military parade could cost as much as million MORE (Calif.), John LewisJohn LewisOvernight Finance: Senate rejects Trump immigration plan | U.S. Bancorp to pay 0M in fines for lacking money laundering protections | Cryptocurrency market overcharges users | Prudential fights to loosen oversight Treasury says Mnuchin wasn't calling for Congress to examine gun issues Trump nominates Martin Luther King Jr.'s niece to federal planning commission MORE (Ga.), Gwen MooreGwen Sophia MoorePelosi rips Trump administration's 'thought control' on CDC Dem: Trump banning words in CDC documents ‘deeply disturbing and offensive’ Dem rep: Moore supporter called my office pretending to be a reporter, shouted racial slurs MORE (Wis.), Bobby RushBobby Lee RushPrivatizing Puerto Rico’s energy utility could be Whitefish 2.0 Fox's Wallace: 'It's a mistake' for Dems to boycott State of the Union Five things to watch for in Trump’s State of the Union MORE (Ill.), Bennie ThompsonBennie Gordon ThompsonRanking Homeland Security Democrat rebukes FBI over Florida shooting Democrats propose .7 billion in grants for election security House Dem opposition mounts to budget deal MORE (Miss.), Waters and Bonnie Watson ColemanBonnie Watson ColemanApple tells senator it may give rebates to consumers who bought iPhone batteries Photo catches Dem playing Candy Crush during State of the Union Tech trade association tells lawmakers it will create a 'director of diversity' role MORE (N.J.) made up the remaining CBC members who voted against tabling Green’s resolution.

Not all CBC members joined in. Rep. Hakeem JeffriesHakeem Sekou JeffriesHuckabee Sanders: Dems need to decide if they 'hate' Trump 'more than they love this country' Dem lawmaker to Trump: 'How dare you lecture us about treason' Black Dems take lead in push to impeach Trump MORE (N.Y.), who helps lead House Democrats’ messaging, voted to table the impeachment resolution.

The unexpected

Multiple Democrats who serve as the ranking member on House committees showed their support for impeaching Trump.

They included Reps. Louise SlaughterDorothy (Louise) Louise SlaughterHouse GOP highlights 16 ‘On the Radar’ candidates Trump official tried to block abortion for undocumented minor who was raped House passes final tax bill, edging GOP closer to win MORE (N.Y.), the top Democrat on the House Rules Committee; Frank Pallone Jr.Frank Joseph PalloneOvernight Health Care: Trump eases rules on insurance outside ObamaCare | HHS office on religious rights gets 300 complaints in a month | GOP chair eyes opioid bill vote by Memorial Day Overnight Energy: Dems ask Pruitt to justify first-class travel | Obama EPA chief says reg rollback won't stand | Ex-adviser expects Trump to eventually rejoin Paris accord Overnight Regulation: Trump to take steps to ban bump stocks | Trump eases rules on insurance sold outside of ObamaCare | FCC to officially rescind net neutrality Thursday | Obama EPA chief: Reg rollback won't stand MORE (N.J.), who leads Democrats on the House Energy and Commerce Committee; and Robert Brady (Pa.), who serves as ranking member of the House Administration Committee.

Then there was Rep. Michael CapuanoMichael (Mike) Everett CapuanoLawmakers scold railroads over delay in safety upgrades Feds: Amtrak engineer missed speed sign before train derailment Overnight Regulation: Consumer bureau chief launches review of agency | Dems search for 51st net neutrality vote | EPA official declines to testify at Superfund hearing | Cordray slams move to unwind payday lending rule MORE (D-Mass.), who as recently as this summer warned against forcing Democrats to go on the record about impeachment.

At the time, Sherman had mulled possibly forcing a vote on his article of impeachment using the same process Green did on Wednesday. Capuano spoke up during a House Democratic caucus meeting to caution about the consequences for the party’s efforts to win the majority in 2018.

But on Wednesday, Capuano said in a Facebook post that it’s “time to have an open, honest debate on President Trump and his fitness for office.”

“Practically and politically, I think most of us can agree that passing articles of impeachment in this House isn’t realistic at this moment in our history. But sometimes, it’s more important to follow your heart than do the practical or political calculation,” Capuano wrote.