Pelosi to send impeachment to Senate for historic trial
January 10, 2020
WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the House will take steps next week to transmit the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, ending a three-week standoff but confronting the Senate with only the third trial in U.S. history to remove a chief executive.
In a letter to her Democratic colleagues, Pelosi said Friday she was proud of their ''courage and patriotism" and warned that senators now have a choice as they consider the charges of abuse and obstruction against the president.
"In an impeachment trial, every Senator takes an oath to do 'impartial justice accor...