Chinanews, January 14th, a comprehensive report, on the 13th local time, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the impeachment clause against President Trump with 232 votes in favor and 197 votes against him, accusing him of "inciting rebellion."
Trump, who served for less than seven days, became the first president in American history to be impeached twice.
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The impeachment case will then enter the Senate for trial, and at least two-thirds of the senators must support it before Trump can be convicted.
Democratic leaders in the House of Representatives said they could submit an impeachment case to the Senate as soon as this week.
However, the Senate is adjourned in January and is scheduled to resume on January 19.
Senate Democrats demanded a prompt start of the Trump impeachment trial, but Senate Majority (Republican) leader McConnell said on the 13th that the Senate will not resume its session early to hear the impeachment case, and the trial will start after January 19 .
After the riots in the US Congress on January 6, US President Trump has been "banned" by major social media such as Twitter.
The US media expects that he will issue a statement against the House of Representatives passing the presidential impeachment clause.
On the 12th, when Trump made his first public appearance after the riots, he said that the impeachment proceedings that the Democrats are advancing are "very dangerous" for the United States, and his second impeachment is "the largest "witch hunt" in political history. continue".
On December 18, 2019, the House of Representatives controlled by Democrats passed two impeachment clauses against Trump: abuse of presidential power and obstruction of congressional investigations, making him the third president to be formally impeached in American history.
This time the House of Representatives once again passed the terms of impeaching Trump, making him the first president in American history to be impeached twice during his term.
US President-elect Biden will be sworn in on January 20. Trump's term of office is less than 7 days.