Pelosi: House ‘Will Proceed’ to Impeachment of Trump

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the House will proceed with legislation to impeach President Donald Trump, calling him a threat to democracy.

  • Published 10 January 2021
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., holds a news conference on the day after violent protesters loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Congress, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Sunday the House will proceed with legislation to impeach President Donald Trump, calling him a threat to democracy after the deadly assault on the Capitol. Pelosi made the announcement in a letter to colleagues. She said the House will act with solemnity but also urgency with just days remaining before Trump is to leave office on Jan. 20. “In protecting our Constitution and our Democracy, we will…

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