Dwell at eight:45 a.m. ET on September 26, The Washington Submit may have reside protection of the Home Intelligence Committee listening to with the performing director of nationwide intelligence Joseph Maguire. The Submit’s Libby Casey can be joined by Washington Submit reporters with the newest information associated to the whistleblower criticism and the Trump impeachment inquiry. Maguire, who held again the whistleblower’s criticism involving President Trump and Ukraine from Congress, will testify earlier than the Home on the method and dealing with of that criticism. Whereas the Home might vote to question Trump, the Senate should additionally vote to convict the president, the place Republicans have been dismissive of Pelosi’s transfer as politically motivated.
Congress has launched impeachment proceedings towards a president solely 4 occasions within the nation’s historical past and impeachment has occurred solely twice: towards Presidents Andrew Johnson and Invoice Clinton. Neither was faraway from workplace. President Richard M. Nixon resigned in 1974 after the Home initiated impeachment proceedings however earlier than an official vote. Learn extra: https://wapo.st/2nxqC0Z. Subscribe to The Washington Submit on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK
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