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Impeachment Article reached Senate against Trump

The trial of Donald Trump begins as an Impeachment article reached the senate against him.

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The trial of Donald Trump begins as an Impeachment article reached the senate against him.

Impeachment managers of Democrats were selected by the House speaker Nancy Pelosi to represent the House in Trump’s trial administered across the Capitol to the Senate.

The lead Congressman Jamie Raskin of Maryland read the article on the Senate floor.

It is the second time in the same year that charges of impeachment were enforced on Mr. Trump. However, it was stated that Donald Trump was included in high crimes and misdemeanors by provoking violence against US Government. Moreover, the trial is due till 9th February providing both parties to prepare. 

100 official members will be sworn in for trial on Tuesday.

Trump becomes the first US President to be impeached twice. However, 2/3rd majority is required to convict him in the Senate. He was impeached by the House of Representatives for his role in provoking the attack by his supporters on US Capitol. If he was being convicted, Senators can vote to bar Trump from running office.

Moreover, many large law firms refused to represent the former president. Though Karl Butch agreed to represent him in the trial.

Pat Leahy, Democrat from Vermont will preside the trial in his ability as president pro tempore of Senate. While Mr. Trump becomes the first US president to face conviction in the Senate after he left office. Moreover, the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court will also preside in the trial though it will make no use.

Senator stated that holding the office of the president pro tempore is the highest honor and responsibility of his career. He also states that he will not waive his sworn obligations and he will administer the trial with fairness. 

 Biden’s opening weeks of the presidency will loom over the trial. Moreover, Biden emphasized his desire to work through his suggested allocation of a $1.9 trillion COVID relief plan in Congress. 

Senate approved the selection of Janet Yellen as treasures secretory, the first woman on the post, moreover, the chamber expects to vote on the selection of Anthon Blinken as secretary of state on Tuesday morning.

Furthermore, Biden is set to dismantle Trumps’ agenda, with executive orders.

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