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Capitol riot prompts Democrats in Congress to seek Trump’s removal before Biden’s inauguration

Capitol riot prompts Democrats in Congress to seek Trump’s removal before Biden’s inauguration
Nearly every Ohio Democrat in Congress says Trump should be removed from office after participants in a rally he addressed burst into the U.S. Capitol and vandalized it.

Capitol by supporters of President Donald Trump as Congress members were certifying electoral votes cementing Democrat Joe Biden’s November presidential election victory prompted nearly all Ohio’s Democratic Congress members to call for Trump’s immediate removal from office.” At a press conference later in the afternoon, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi blasted Trump for inciting “an armed insurrection against America,” and called for Pence to invoke the constitutional provision that allows the vice president to serve as president if he and a majority of Cabinet members or Congress members can supply a written declaration that the President is unable to discharge official powers and duties.” Statements by Ohio Democratic Congress members Marcy Kaptur of Toledo, Joyce Beatty of Columbus and Tim Ryan of the Niles area also sought Trump’s immediate removal from office.Tim Ryan wants to probe Capitol Police force and remove President Trump from office Ohio members of Congress whisked to ‘secure location’ as Trump supporters storm U.

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