Powered by

House officially votes 228-193 to transmit impeachment articles to the Senate

Jan 16, 2020 - The Washington Times

The House voted Wednesday afternoon to officially transfer the articles of impeachment to the Senate.

The 228-193 vote also deputized seven Democrats to prosecute the case against President Trump in the upcoming Senate trial and allocates the use of funds for the trial.

Democrats used the opportunity to make another stand on the House floor to argue their case that the allegations against Mr. Trump merit a danger to the country.

"President Trump put his own personal interests...