Recall that, House Votes 223-205 to Call on Pence to Strip the US President, Donald Trump of Power.
Following the Lawmakers adoption of a resolution that would compel Vice President Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment after President Trump incited a mob attack on the Capitol last week. In a letter to Speaker Nancy Pelosi earlier in the evening, Mr. Pence rejected the effort.
Donald Trump became the first U.S. president to be impeached a second time on Wednesday when a bipartisan majority in the House of Representatives voted to accuse him of inciting last week‘s attack on the U.S. Capitol.
A total of 232 lawmakers, including 10 Republicans who broke with the president, voted to indict the defiant Republican leader for felonies and misdemeanors on a single count of incitement to insurrection.
The impeachment triggers a trial in the United States Senate, but the chamber is not expected. To address the matter until after Joe Biden is inaugurated as the 46th president on January 20.