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The House is expected to vote Wednesday on Rep. Al Green’s (D-Texas) articles of impeachment against President Trump, marking the first floor vote on the issue since Democrats took over the majority.
The vote is expected sometime in the late afternoon or early evening, three aides told The Hill.
The article goes on to state the following:
“Yesterday there was a vote of condemnation. The president was condemned. Today, we’ll have a vote to punish,” Green told C-SPAN’s “Washington Journal” on Wednesday morning.
It will be the third impeachment vote forced by Green. He previously forced votes on articles of impeachment in December 2017 and January 2018, while Republicans controlled the House.
— Congressman Al Green (@RepAlGreen) July 17, 2019
.@RepAlGreen on introducing articles of impeachment:
“The President was condemned, today we’ll have a vote to punish… We have to punish the President & impeachment is the means by which he can be punished… We ought to impeach this President for his bigotry” pic.twitter.com/UTiQjb4Fe7
— Washington Journal (@cspanwj) July 17, 2019
.@RepAlGreen: “What do you do when the leader of the free world is a racist? What do you do? Well, here’s what you do. You file a resolution condemning the president for racist comments directed at Members of Congress. What do you do? You file Articles of Impeachment.” pic.twitter.com/vUkUWL0mki
— CSPAN (@cspan) July 16, 2019
House floor vote on Rep. Green’s articles of impeachment expected late this afternoon or early evening, we’re told.
Dem leaders still discussing whether to vote to refer it to Judiciary Committee or move to table it like Rs did in ’17/’18. https://t.co/UIhwitAKkW
— Cristina Marcos (@cimarcos) July 17, 2019
— The Hill (@thehill) July 17, 2019
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