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Trump impeached after Capitol riot; historic second charge

Published: Jan. 13, 2021 at 3:46 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 13, 2021 at 6:14 PM CST
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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump has been impeached by the U.S. House following the incidents at the U.S. Capitol last week.

He is the only president to be twice impeached. He faced a single charge, “incitement of insurrection” in Wednesday’s vote.

The votes were 232 in favor and 197 against impeachment. Ten Republicans voted in favor and 5 did not vote.

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