'The biggest witch hunt in american history', sputters Donald Trump on favoritmediet Twitter.
It happens after Thursday's vote, which would formalise the road against rigsretssagen.
It came to pass with a large majority, and the resolution means that one can now open for public consultation.
the Term 'rigsret' must be understood differently than in Denmark. In English this is called the 'impeachment', and in the UNITED states is the politicians who judges, not judges and lawyers.
It has meant a lot to the Democratic leader, Nancy Pelosi, that the hearings could be held in fully public.. After a heated debate in the House of Representatives the resolution was adopted with 232 196 against.
It was expected, since the Democrats have the majority. All Republicans voted against and were joined by two democrats.
Nancy Pelosi on the vote. Photo: Ritzau Scanpix
Donald Trump at a risk of impeachment in connection with the so-called 'Ukraine-case'.
It began to roll, as a whistleblower in the us intelligence community complained about the Trumps action over Ukraine and called it an abuse of power.
One of the questions is whether Trump has been trying to push the president of Ukraine, Volodimir Zelenskij, to find dirt on Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden.
Hunter Biden was on the board of a Ukrainian energy company, while his father as the vice president was involved in UNITED states'policy on Ukraine.
In the same period of time, as the calls took place, the detained Donald Trump american militærbistand to Ukraine. He has, however, denied that it had to be done to put pressure on the country.
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