Donald Trump, who faced impeachment over Capitol Hill violence, has won a major victory. Former US President Donald Trump has been acquitted by the Senate on January 6 on charges of inciting people to violence in Capitol Hill. In this way Donald Trump is acquitted in the impeachment case for the second time. After being acquitted, Donald Trump welcomed the decision and said that his political movement had just started.
Shortly after Senate voting in the impeachment case, former US President Donald Trump said in his statement, “Our historic, patriotic and beautiful movement for Make America Great Again has just begun.” He said, ‘I have a lot to share with you in the coming months and we look forward to continuing our incredible journey to achieve American greatness for all of our people.’
Donald Trump said, “We have a lot of work ahead and soon we will emerge with a vision for a bright and boundless American future.” Soon after being acquitted, Donald Trump released his statement and first thanked his legal team. He said ‘No President of America has ever gone through this way’.
In fact, in the impeachment process over the violence in Capitol Hill on 6 January, voting took place in the Senate, in which 57 senators found him guilty while 43 senators found him not guilty. To prove the culprit, a majority of 67 votes or two-thirds majority was required, in which case Trump was acquitted due to ten votes short. Let us tell you that five people were killed and many policemen were injured in the Capitol Hill violence on 6 January. Donald Trump was accused of instigating his supporters, after which Capitol Hill was attacked and killed.
Donald Trump has been the first president in US history to face impeachment twice. Not only this, he has also achieved the title of the first President of the US, who has faced impeachment trial after his removal from office. Seven Republican senators, including Bill Cassidy, Richard Barr, Mitt Romney, and Susan Collins, voted in favor of impeachment against Trump.