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An impeachment investigation

On Sept. 24, 2019, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced the beginning of an official impeachment inquiry against President Trump, only the fourth time Congress has taken up this type of inquiry into a president. We look at how the process works, why it's happening, who's who, and where things currently stand.

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      How the process worked when Trump was impeached the first time

      How the process worked when Trump was impeached the first time

      The diagram below details the process undertaken during the 2019 push to impeach President Trump. For more on what’s next in the second effort to impeach the outgoing president, refer to this guide from The Fix. The Democratic-led House impeached President Trump for abuse of power and obstruction of …

      Which House members voted to impeach Trump

      Which House members voted to impeach Trump

      Vote on Article 1 Abuse of Power Vote on Article 2 Obstruction of Congress The Fix Analysis Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events. The House of Representatives passed two articles of impeachment against President …