Trump must be impeached, says Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Tear gas is released into a crowd of protesters during clashes with Capitol police at a rally to contest the certification of the 2020 U.S. presidential election results by the U.S. Congress, at the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington

The POLITICAL scenario of the diverse United States of America is charged up following Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the  House of Representatives, a vociferous critic of outgoing President Donald Trump, has expressed intention to impeach him. Pelosi, 80, representing California since 1987, said the House will try to force Vice President Mike Pence and the Cabinet to oust Trump by invoking the 25th Amendment. On Monday, House leaders will work to swiftly pass legislation to do that. If it is blocked by Republicans, which is almost certain, the House will convene for a full House vote on Tuesday before the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th US president on January 20. Pelosi  explained that the resolution calls on Pence “to convene and mobilize the Cabinet to activate the 25th Amendment to declare the President incapable of executing the duties of his office.” Under the procedure, the vice president “would immediately exercise powers as acting President,” she wrote. Pelosi born to an Italian -American family, who had opposed all legislation mooted by Trump, a real estate builder of New York turned politician, Nancy Pelosi says there is strong support in the House to impeach President Donald Trump for his supporters storming the hallowed Capitol Hill. CNN’s Ryan Nobles reports former Tennessee Republican Sen. Bob Corker tells CNN’s Jake Tapper he is against impeaching President Donald Trump. Pelosi said the President “must be held accountable.” As Fox News  says ‘’She noted that her phone was “exploding with ‘impeach, impeach, impeach.” She said if Pence and the Cabinet don’t act to gut Mr Trump of his powers, the House will “proceed with our action.” We. Jamie Raskin (D-MD) crafted the sole article of impeachment for the President. It alleges that President Trump is “in violation of his constitutional oath faithfully to execute the office of President of the United States.” The article declares that “Donald John Trump engaged in high Crimes and Misdemeanours by wilfully inciting violence against the Government of the United States.”Raskin’s article spells out how Mr Trump stoked the crowd he addressed last week and “reiterated 25 false claims that ‘we won this election, and we won it by a landslide.’ “The article charges that the President “encouraged and foreseeably resulted in imminent lawless action at the Capitol” and “incited” a “mob” to breach the Capitol, “menaced Members of Congress and the Vice President” and “interfered with the Joint Session’s solemn constitutional duty to certify the election results.”

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