Outgoing United States’ President, Donald Trump on Tuesday said the efforts of the House of Representatives Democrats to impeach him is absolutely ridiculous.
The President said this while speaking to the press after he left the White House for a trip to the border wall in Alamo, Texas. This was his first press audience since the U.S Capitol breach last week.
Following the insurrections, Democrats have insisted that Trump must be asked to leave the office as soon as possible before causing more havoc. Trump came under fire for inciting his supporters.
The House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi called on the Vice-President, Mike Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment but nothing has been done from his end.
Refusal of Pence to take action, the article of impeachment was then officially introduced on the floor of the House on Monday. The lawmakers are set to vote on Wednesday.
Reacting to it all, Trump said there was a “tremendous anger” over the move, called it a “continuation of the greatest witch hunt in the history of politics”, but added “I want no violence”.
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