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115TH CONGRESS Ti nrc


1ST SESSIoN
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IiiiwaeIimg Donald .J0)iii Trump, Ircsideiit of the Fiuted States, fbr high
rriines and inisdeniennors.

IN TIlE hOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Mr. ShERMAN suhiiatted the following resolution; wlneh was referred to the
Committee on

RESOLUTION
Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United
States. fbr high critics and nnsdemeanors.

1 Resolved, That Donald Joint Trump, President of the


2 United States, is impeached for }ngh crimes and ntis

3 demeanors anti that the following article of impeachment

4 be exhibited to the ITnited States Senate:

5 Article of impeachment exiHbjted by the house of


6 Representatives of the United States of America in the
7 name of itself and of the people of the United States of
8 America, against Donald John Tnunp, President of the
9 United States of America, in maintenance amid support of

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1 its iiiipeaeliiiieiit against lain roi high enities and iiiis

2 deiiieaiiors.
3 AHII( 1JF I

4 lii Ins eoiidiiH while Pi(si(I(Iit of tin I Illit((l States,

5 1)oiiiItl Joliii TrLLIIII), ill violation of his eonstitiitioiial cnitli


6 tnithihilIv to exeeiiti the I)HIV( of PI(sideIt of flit liiittd

7 States and, to the best of his alahitv. preserve, piiteet,

8 antI thttiid the ( oiistitntioii of tlit I iiited States, and iii

9 violation of his constitutional (hIIt,v to take nile that the


10 laws 1w taitlihillv (Xe uted. has ])r(vellt(d. ohstrnted mid

11 inipeded the adiiiiiiistratioii of ,jnstiee during a federal iii

12 \estiEatiohl iii that:

13 Kil(flvmg tlnit tedeiah law elltoreelliellt authioiities


14 were ilwestigatill!i J)ossilth (IilHiIULl law violations of his
15 turner Natioiial Security Advisor, ( eiieial Michael Plvnii
16 aiitl iciiowmr that federal law (IltoInlii(Iit aiithioiities were

17 eotidtietmg one or inure ivestigatioiis into Hitssiiiti state

18 iiittihitiie iii the 201 (, ni)iiai igil for PlVsid(iit. of tin


19 United States, and that such investigation(s) iiiehided the
20 eoiidiiet of Ins caItimigii IHrsolIIwh and associates act iig

21 on behalf of the campaign, to include the possible collusion


22 by those individuals with tin Russian goveriuiient, I)onald
23 J0hiii Trump sought to use his authiont.y to hinder and
24 eaiise 11w terinmalion ol smii iiivesligilioii(s) iiichiidiiig

25 tliiougii tlireateniiig, and then teriiiinating, James ( 1oiney,

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I wl i) \V[IX uiitil siieii teiiii.Iiuitioii the l)nvetoi of the Fed
eiah Bine iii of IliVestigatiol i.

3 NW PlttellI of I)eJlii Viol leaditig to the 0IICit1Si0hi flint

4 lie sought to (fuse the hiiiicIr;iiiee oi telIIiiIiatiOll of said


5 ivestigatioii(s) include the folhnviiig:
6 (1) 1eqiiestiiig that, the I )ireeto r of the Federal
7 1 iiiaui ot I liVeSti&iiti()I1 (ulfaih the investigation ot

8 the aetivities ot Neiwiai J\Jieiiael Flvnii umidei eli

9 cuuiiistaiiees vhieiei it ppeaied flint Director


10 ( 0]Iie) uiiigiit he teiliiiiHited it lie huh d to adhere to
11 such iequest.
12 (2) Making a deteiiiiiiiatioii to teinuiiate the

13 1)irectoi of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and


14 only fhieeiftei i((IIieStiIIU that the I)eaity Attorney

15 eiueial Provide 111111 with n liieliioIandulfl detaiiiig


16 iiiatheqiiaeies ill the I)irectors peitoriiiaiin of his
17 duties.

18 (3) I)espile 4) lieiiiig di Ilermg lillioliahes foi the


19 teiliiiIiatIoii of the Director of the Fedenti Buiran of
20 Ilivestig;iliOli. ndiIiill((L sIchJse(lILelItiv that the maui

21 rensoji for the teliiiiiiatiohi was that the 1)iiectol

22 v4)ii1d not uhose 01 uhter the invest ig;Lt ofl ol matteis

23 related to the iiivoiveinent of Russia iii the 2016


24 cauiipaugii br President of I lie ITuiled Kiales.

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1 (4) Stated that, Once lIU had tenniiiated the 1)1
2 vector of flit hd(lal l1;iitaii of TIiVestiIt iOu, flit

3 luesslIre of said inVestiuItiouI lund heeii siguuificantlv


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5 In all of this, I)ouiald Jolun has acted iii a
6 lllaHIl(I (OhItIafl to his t.iitst as Pitsidtuit and xiii )VCISiVe
7 of constitutional goveiuuuuieuit, to the great pigjiidiee of flue
8 e;uiIxe of law and jiustin and to flue uiuauuitest iui,jiiiv of the

9 people of the United States.


ID \Vlwiefoie, I )OIBII(l .JOIIII rlI.uInl, I)V siutli eouitluiet.

11 wanauits inlj)eaehulneult. anti trial, and removal from office.

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