Pence Rejects Calls to Invoke 25th Amendment, Setting Stage for Trump Impeachment

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Pence stated he did not believe invoking the 25th Amendment 'is in the best interest of our Nation or consistent with our Constitution.'
Vice President Mike Pence reads the final certification of Electoral College votes cast in November's presidential election during a joint session of Congress at the Capitol in Washington, D.C., January 7, 2021. (J. Scott Applewhite/Reuters)

Vice President Mike Pence rejected a resolution passed by House Democrats on Tuesday evening calling on him to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove President Trump from office.

House Democrats will now move forward with the second attempted impeachment of the president, this time for "incitement of insurrection." Trump incited a mob of his supporters to head to the Capitol on January 6 while Congress was in the process of certifying the Electoral College results.…
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