There are 180 House Democrats who support impeaching President Trump for “willfully inciting violence” in such a fashion that resulted in a swath of his supporters breaching the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday.
California Rep. Ted Lieu shared the articles in a tweet on Friday, saying that the impeachment resolution was drafted with Maryland Rep. Jamie Raskin and Rhode Island Rep. David Cicilline. A day later, he announced that 180 House Democrats had signed on to it.
The resolution includes one article of impeachment, “incitement of insurrection,” and it explicitly states that Trump would be disqualified from holding office again: “President Trump thus warrants impeachment and trial, removal from office, and disqualification to hold any and enjoy any office of honor, trust, or profit under the United States.”
A group of Trump supporters who were in town for a Trump rally stormed the U.S. Capitol building on Wednesday as a joint session of Congress sought to certify the