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U.S. House begins debating impeachment of Trump

13 Jan 2021 / 22:20 H.

    WASHINGTON, Jan 13 (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday began debating legislation to impeach President Donald Trump for the second time of his presidency.

    The House is set to first hold a vote setting rules for Wednesday's debate. If it is approved, as expected, it will set the stage for a vote later in the day on passage of one article of impeachment charging Trump with inciting insurrection in a speech he made last week that led to rioting in the U.S. Capitol. (Reporting by Richard Cowan; editing by Susan Heavey)

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