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US Senate Acquits Trump of 2 Articles of Impeachment

The U.S. Senate acquitted President Donald Trump of two articles of impeachment — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress — concluding a nearly four-month effort by congressional Democrats to remove Trump from office.During a solemn roll-call vote in the Senate chambers Wednesday afternoon with Chief Justice John Roberts presiding, the senators found Trump not guilty of abuse of power by a vote of 52 to 48, and not guilty of obstruction of Congress 53 to 47.In a tweet, Trump called the acquittal, “our Country’s VICTORY on the Impeachment Hoax!”I will be making a public statement tomorrow at 12:00pm from …read more

Source:: Voice of America



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