House Votes to Impeach President Trump for Second Time

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21WIRE | The impeachment article may be withheld until after Jan 20th - which means the Senate trial could potentially be held after Trump has already left office.
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The Democrats have done it again. Only this time, the impeachment article could end up being withheld until after Jan 20th – which means the Senate trial could potentially be held after Trump has already left office. Hence, this would be the first time in history they've tired to impeach someone after the politician has already left office.

Will it work, and is it actually Constitutional, or are they simply spinning their partisan wheels again?

Underneath it all, the main reason Democrats and some Establishment Republicans are pursuing this effort is to stop President Trump from running for office again in 2024.

The Blaze reports…

The House of Representatives voted Wednesday afternoon to impeach President Donald Trump, charging him with "incitement of insurrection" and claiming that his rhetoric surrounding the 2020 election roused a mob of his supporters to storm the U.S. Capitol last week as Congress convened to certify President-elect Joe Biden's Electoral College victory.

With the vote, Trump became the only president in United States history to be impeached for a second time, having now received the rebuke twice in the span of 13 months.

What are the details?

The resolution was approved by a vote of 232-197 after all Democratic members of the House and 10 Republicans voted in favor of impeaching the president.

The 10 Republicans who approved the resolution were Reps. Liz Cheney (Wyo.), Dan Newhouse (Wash.), Jaime Herrera…
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