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House set to block maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

4 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says her chamber will derail a maverick Democrat's drive to impeach President Donald Trump.
Texas Rep. Al Green's resolution cites Trump's "racist" words this week urging Democratic congresswomen of color to go back to their native countries. And he says Trump is unfit to be president.
Pelosi and other party leaders worry that the vote needlessly forces vulnerable swing-district lawmakers to cast a perilous and divisive vote. Even if the House voted to impeach Trump now, the Republican-run Senate would be certain to acquit him.
Pelosi tells reporters...
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Democrat Al Green Filed Impeachment Articles Against Trump-What Happens Now?

4 monthes ago   |   By Fortune

Texas Democratic Rep. Al Green brought forth articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on Tuesday night following the president's attacks on four progressive congresswomen of color on Twitter over the weekend.
Green has unsuccessfully pushed the House to vote to impeach the president multiple times since 2017. An earlier version of his measure introduced in December 2017 was backed by nearly 60 Democrats, but later killed by Republicans.
Green said his newest measure was prompted by the president's attacks on Democratic Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Rashida...
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House To Vote Today On Impeaching Donald Trump

4 monthes ago   |   By Politicus USA

The House will vote on Wednesday afternoon on articles of impeachment that were filed by Rep. Al Green related to Trump's fitness for office. Rep. Green announced that he would be filing his articles of impeachment against Trump in a statement provided to PoliticusUSA on Tuesday, “I will read articles of impeachment on the...
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House could vote today on impeaching Trump

House could vote today on impeaching Trump

4 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

The Democrat-controlled House will “likely” vote on Rep. Al Green's articles of impeachment against President Trump later Wednesday, according to a Democratic aide. It's still unclear, however, whether it will be a floor vote, tabled or sent to committee. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is opposed to beginning impeachment proceedings against Trump. Green, a Texas Democrat,...
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Rep. Al Green Files Articles Of Impeachment Against Trump, Setting Up House Showdown

Rep. Al Green Files Articles Of Impeachment Against Trump, Setting Up House Showdown

4 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

"To condemn a racist president is not enough, we must impeach him," the Texas Democrat said.
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