Sen. Schumer reacts to vote to acquit fmr Pres. Trump on article of impeachment: "January 6 will live as a day of infamy in the history of the United States of America. The failure to convict Donald Trump will live as a vote of infamy in the history of the United States Senate"
US Senate votes to acquit former President Trump on article of impeachment for "incitement of insurrection."
Trump releases statement after Senate acquits him of article of impeachment of inciting insurrection
In a historic vote, the U.S. Senate voted to acquit former President Donald Trump of “incitement of insurrection” — the single impeachment article approved by the House following the deadly January riot at the U.S. Capitol:
Donald Trump incited an insurrection at the US Capitol. The House has fulfilled its constitutional duty by delivering an article of impeachment to the Senate. Now the Senate must fulfill its constitutional duty by convicting and barring him from ever holding office again.
JUST IN: Majority Leader Schumer says Speaker Pelosi will deliver article of impeachment against former Pres. Trump to Senate on Monday. "Make no mistake: a trial will be held in the United States Senate, and there will be a vote on whether to convict."