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Voice of America 12 Jan 2021

US House to Vote on Impeaching Trump Later This Week


Congressional Democrats pursue options for removing Trump from office

George Washington University law professor Jonathan Turley outlines the ‘very serious issues' regarding the House planning to vote on impeaching Trump this week.
NBC's Hallie Jackson discusses the historical context of President Trump's second impeachment. Aired on 01/13/2021.
House Democrats are ramping up efforts to oust President Trump from office after last week's deadly assault at the U.S. Capitol. Lawmakers will vote on a measure today urging Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she'll move forward with impeachment if that fails. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes joins CBSN with the latest developments.
#Impeachment ahead, the House on Tuesday will first try to convince the vice president and Cabinet to act even more quickly to remove President Donald #Trump from office, warning he is a threat to democracy in the remaining days of his presidency. FRANCE 24's International Affairs Editor Philip Turle tells us more.

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