• The GOP thinks one line from Trump's Jan. 6 speech will excuse the rest of it and everything else he did to incite the Capitol siege

    2 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement As House Republicans laid out their unsuccessful case against impeaching President Donald Trump on Wednesday, a number of GOP lawmakers pointed to one line from the president's incendiary and dishonest January 6 speech as evidence he did not provoke the Capitol siege.
    Meanwhile, these same lawmakers ignored the rest of the speech and the inflammatory rhetoric Trump used, like telling his supporters "if you don't fight like hell, you're not going to have a country anymore." They failed to mention how Trump's repetitive lies about the election over the course of 2020...
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  • Trump's second impeachment is the most bipartisan in US history

    Trump's second impeachment is the most bipartisan in US history

    2 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald Trump on Wednesday over his role in inciting a deadly insurrection at the US Capitol that resulted in five deaths.
    It was the second time Trump was impeached and the most bipartisan impeachment vote in US history.
    Ten House Republicans sided with Democrats to charge Trump with "incitement of insurrection." The lawmakers were:
    Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming, the chair of the House Republican Conference and the third highest-ranking GOP lawmaker in the chamber.
    Rep. Jaime Herrera-Beutler of Washington.
    Rep...
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  • Trump becomes first president to be impeached twice as House charges him with inciting an insurrection

    Trump becomes first president to be impeached twice as House charges him with inciting an insurrection

    2 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The House of Representatives reached enough votes to impeach President Donald Trump on Wednesday afternoon over his role in inciting an attempted coup at the US Capitol that resulted in five deaths. The article of impeachment against Trump charged him with "incitement of insurrection."
    Ten Republican lawmakers broke ranks and sided with their Democratic colleagues in the impeachment vote, and Trump is the first president to be impeached twice.
    The events that led up to the Capitol riots were set in motion months before January 6, as the president fed his loyalists a...
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  • Trump impeachment live updates: House votes on 2nd impeachment of president after Capitol siege

    Trump impeachment live updates: House votes on 2nd impeachment of president after Capitol siege

    2 days ago - By ABC

    ABC News Special Report: The House is poised to impeach President Trump for a second time following the deadly Capitol riot.
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  • The Latest On House Vote On Impeachment

    2 days ago - By NPR

    The House of Representatives met on Wednesday to debate and vote on an article of impeachment against President Trump over inciting supporters to storm the U.S. Capitol last week.
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  • Trump Calls For 'No Violence' As Congress Moves To Impeach Him For Role In Riot

    Trump Calls For 'No Violence' As Congress Moves To Impeach Him For Role In Riot

    2 days ago - By NPR

    Republican lawmakers have been urging President Trump to condemn violence since a mob of extremists stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6. As the House moved to impeach him, Trump called for calm.
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  • NC lawmakers pledge more unity, less bickering during legislative session

    NC lawmakers pledge more unity, less bickering during legislative session

    2 days ago - By WRAL

    As Congress debated impeaching President Donald Trump over last week's riot at the U.S. Capitol, North Carolina lawmakers opened a two-year session on Wednesday with promises of less partisanship and more cooperation to benefit the state.
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  • Trump Urges No More Violence as His Impeachment Looms in House

    2 days ago - By Bloomberg

    President Donald Trump called for no more violence or vandalism ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration after inciting a deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol last week.
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  • Trump calls for 'NO violence, NO lawbreaking and NO vandalism' while House debates impeaching him over inciting a deadly Capitol riot

    Trump calls for 'NO violence, NO lawbreaking and NO vandalism' while House debates impeaching him over inciting a deadly Capitol riot

    2 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement President Donald Trump on Wednesday urged calm and decried violence while the House debated impeaching him for provoking the deadly Capitol riots on January 6.
    "In light of reports of more demonstrations, I urge that there must be NO violence, NO lawbreaking and NO vandalism of any kind," Trump said in a statement. "That is not what I stand for, and it is not what America stands for. I call on ALL Americans to help ease tensions and calm tempers. Thank You."
    The statement, which was issued by the White House, comes a week after Trump supporters stormed the Capitol...
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