LIVE: Impeachment Hearings Coverage

Updated: December 18, 2019 06:24 PM
Created: November 12, 2019 01:37 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is on the cusp of being impeached by the House, with a historic debate set to begin on charges he abused his power and obstructed Congress.


Votes that will leave a defining mark on Trump's tenure at the White House are expected by Wednesday evening.

Trump sent a fiery letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday, denouncing what he called the "vicious crusade” against him.

But a tally compiled by The Associated Press shows Pelosi has the votes to approve the charges.

Republicans already are working on how to conduct a trial in January.

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