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Euronews 11 Jan 2021

Ousting Trump: Incumbent could become 1st president impeached twice

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Incumbent could become 1st president impeached twice. #Trump


One week after a violent mob of President Donald Trump supporters stormed the Capitol, the House voted to impeach President.
President Trump is finding himself increasingly isolated and abandoned as some of his staunchest supporters have said they're done with him. More than a dozen White House officials have resigned, including cabinet secretaries Betsy Devos and Elaine Chao. He is also facing mounting calls for immediate removal from office, with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi threatening to bring new impeachment charges if he doesn't resign "immediately." Trump could be the first ever president to be impeached twice.
U.S. President Donald Trump has been impeached by the U.S. House of Representatives for a historic second time, charged with 'incitement of insurrection.' Ten Republicans joined Democrats to vote in favour of impeachment. 
 
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President Trump might become the first commander in chief to be impeached twice. The House of Representatives is set to vote on an article of impeachment on Wednesday. Before that vote, the House on Tuesday will vote on a resolution calling on Vice President Mike Pence and the Cabinet to invoke the 25th Amendment. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes and White House correspondent Ben Tracy join CBSN's Elaine Quijano with the latest from Washington, D.C.

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