Trump denounces violence, slams "assault on free speech" after getting impeached for the second time
President Trump releases a video in which he finally condemned violence one week after a mob fueled by conspiracy theories over the election attacked the Capitol as lawmakers were counting the Electoral College results.
Donald Trump has been impeached for a second time.
A total of 10 Republicans voted against their party and Donald Trump, with the final result being 232 votes to impeach, and 197 against. The House impeached President Trump for the second time in just over a year, making him the first president to ever be impeached twice. Senate Majority Leader McConnell said that the Senate will not hold a trial to consider removal until Trump is already out of office. The House of Representatives voted to impeach President Trump for the second time. The 232-197 vote was historic: It made Trump the first president in the country's history to be impeached twice. The House of Representatives voted Wednesday to impeach President Trump for a second time. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he will not call lawmakers back before January 19, when the Senate is scheduled to. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes and White House correspondent Ben Tracy discuss a timeline for the impeachment and Mr. Trump's final days in office.
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