The U.S. House of Representatives will meet Wednesday morning to consider articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.
House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-MA) made the announcement during the House Democrat’s caucus call on Monday, his press office said.
BREAKING: US House will meet Wednesday at 9 a.m. to consider articles of impeachment against President Trump, House Majority Leader Hoyer announces on House Democrats caucus call, per his press office. https://t.co/lYLwM4HRmM
— NBC News (@NBCNews) January 11, 2021
Earlier Monday, three House Democrats — Reps. David Cicilline (RI), Ted Lieu (CA) and Jamie Raskin (MD) — introduced a single article of impeachment, accusing President Trump of inciting his supporters to storm the U.S. Capitol last Wednesday.
The impeachment article reads: “[I]ncited by President Trump, members of the crowd he had addressed, in an attempt to … interfere with the Joint Session’s solemn constitutional duty to certify the results of the 2020 Presidential election, unlawfully breached and vandalized