Donald Trump becomes third president in US history to be impeached

Donald Trump has become the third president in the history of the United States to face formal impeachment proceedings. The 45th president could now be ousted from office after 230 members of the House of Representatives, also known as the House, voted to probe his alleged abuse of power on Wednesday evening.

A further 197 voted against that article (charge), with a 216 majority required to impeach. A vote to impeach Trump on an obstruction of justice charge has also since passed with 229 in favor and 198 against, with Trump now set to face a trial in the Senate next month which could ultimately see him booted from the White House. Read More…

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