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House Dems introduce articles of impeachment against Trump

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House Democrats yesterday introduced articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.

Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tennessee, introduced five articles of impeachment. The articles claim obstruction of justice for Trump's firing of former FBI Director James Comey, as well as two emoluments clause violations, undermining the independence of the federal judiciary and undermining the freedom of the press, CNN reports.

"The time has come to make clear to the American people and to this president that his train of injuries to our Constitution must be brought to an end through impeachment," said Cohen, the ranking member on the House judiciary committee's Constitution subcommittee.

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