Joe Biden: House voted to hold Trump 'accountable' for inciting Capitol attack
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President-elect Joseph R. Biden said Wednesday that the House voted to hold President Trump "accountable" for inciting the violent attack on the U.S. Capitol last week.
In a carefully-worded statement, Mr. Biden said the members "followed the Constitution and their conscience" in the Wednesday vote.

Mr. Biden said Mr. Trump incited the violence perpetrated by "political extremists and domestic terrorists" in a "planned and coordinated" attack.

"It was an armed insurrection against the United States of America. And those responsible must be held accountable," he said. "Today, the members of the House of Representatives exercised the power granted to them under our Constitution and voted to impeach and…
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