The US House of Representatives passed a resolution about impeachment of outgoing US President Donald Trump, Calling Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th amendment to remove him.
With 8 days remaining in Donald Trump’s term, the House will vote today on an article of impeachment accusing the Republican Donald Trump of inciting insurrection in a speech to his followers last week before a mob of them stormed the Capitol, leaving 5 dead.
The last week’s domestic terror incident that would trigger a trial in the still Republican-controlled Senate, although it was unclear whether enough time or political appetite remained to expel Donald Trump.
Democrats moved forward on an impeachment vote after a effort to persuade Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment of the US Constitution to remove Trump was declined by Mike Pence last day.
The vice president Nike Pence said in a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi “I do not believe that such a course of action is in the best interest of our Nation or consistent with our Constitution,” Despite the letter, the House passed a resolution formally calling on VP Mike Pence to act. The final vote was 223-205 in favor.
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