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US Congress & The Legislative Branch Discuss How the Impeachment Process Works at the Political Forums; Originally Posted by Dog Man Since an impeachment in the house is the equivalent of an indictment. Don't they HAVE ...

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Old 12-23-2019, 05:16 PM
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Default Re: How the Impeachment Process Works

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Since an impeachment in the house is the equivalent of an indictment. Don't they HAVE to send it to the senate for trial?
Evidently not. McConnell has said he isn't going to press Pelosi for the articles of impeachment. The Democrat Senators running for President would be pulled off the campaign trail to attend a trial so there is that consideration.
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