BREAKING: House Votes to Impeach Trump

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The House of Representatives has voted 230-197 to impeach President Donald Trump on the grounds of Article 1-Abuse of Power and 229-198 on Article II-Obstruction of Congress, reports NBC News.


After eight hours of debate, including a rousing speech by Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) the House finally came to a vote on Wednesday night. The articles of impeachment will now move to the Senate where the President will be tried.

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From CBS: “Democratic Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard voted present.”

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