Monday, January 17, 2022

impeachment

Fresh bid to impeach Brazil president over Covid response

Anti-Bolsonaro protests are planned in Brasilia this week.

Trump acquitted by US Senate, again

While the 57-43 majority that voted to convict fell short of the two-thirds needed in the Senate, seven Republicans joined with Democrats to seek Trump's conviction, making it the most bipartisan impeachment trial in US history.

Trump impeachment trial to begin early February

Trump was impeached on a single charge of 'incitement of insurrection' for his role in whipping up his supporters during a speech in Washington on Jan 6, the day a pro-Trump mob stormed Congress.

Democrats forge ahead to impeach Trump, again

Trump was already impeached once by the Democratic-controlled House in December 2019 for pressuring the Ukrainian president to dig up political dirt on Joe Biden.

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