Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Home News General News President Trump Has Been Impeached

President Trump Has Been Impeached

On Wednesday night, the House voted to pass both of its two articles of impeachment brought against President Donald Trump. The first, one charging the president with abusing his power passed 230-197, with two Democrats voting no. Democratic presidential hopeful Tulsi Gabbard voted present.

The second article the House adopted accuses Trump of obstructing Congress. The final vote was 229-198, with three Democrats voting no and Gabbard again voting present. Both are tied to the Ukraine scandal and Trump’s urging of the Ukrainian president to investigate his political rival, former Vice President Joe Biden, and his son, Hunter.

President Trump has become the third president in history to be impeached. The House passed both articles of impeachment: abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

President Trump Has Been Impeached

Majority of House, votes to impeach President Trump.

Article 1 of the resolution

Democrats 228

Republicans 195

Article 11 of the resolution

Democrats 229

Republicans 198.

However, The Senate will weigh if Trump should be removed from office.

In a meantime, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell tweeted moments ago that he would speak about President Trump’s impeachment on the floor at 9:30 a.m. ET tomorrow.

His tweet;

President Trump Has Been Impeached


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Viewed news

Former President Goodluck Jonathan Gets New Appointment

Former Nigerian president, Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has been appointed by the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS, as a special envoy...

Gokada Founder, Fahim Saleh Found Decapitated Next To Electric Saw.

33-year-old, Fahim Saleh, a millionaire tech CEO known as the "Elon Musk of the developing world" is dead

VIDEO: COVID-19 Might Be Airborne, Wear Face Masks – NCDC Boss Warns Nigerians

The director-general of Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, says there are possibilities that coronavirus (COVID-19) can be transmitted...

Watch Moment A Dead Man Was Forced Out Of Casket After Refusing To Be Taken Home For Burial

A funny but yet a terrifying moment saw a corpse in Anambra state was forced out of a casket after allegedly refusing...