In just over two hours, House Accountability Managers, Led Maryland Congressman Jimmy Ruskin, He will walk festively Accusation article against Donald Trump Across the Capitol to Senate, Before the trial of former President L. High crimes and misdemeanors.
One article accuses Trump of “Incitement to disobedienceBecause he urged his supporters at his rally near the White House on January 6 to “fight” to cancel the election result.
But there is also Georgia part.
Here are some Condensation Excerpts from my article (Bold) You can read everything Here.
On January 6, 2021, the House and Senate met at the U.S. Capitol to count the Electoral College votes. In previous months, President Trump He repeatedly made false statements He stressed that the results were the result of widespread fraud and should not be accepted or approved by officials.
Shortly before the joint session, Trump addressed a crowd in Washington, DC. There he repeated the false claims that “we won these elections and we won by an overwhelming majority.” I also have it Intentionally made statements, In context, encouraging – and expected Resulted from them – illegal work on the CapitolLike, “If you don’t fight like hell, you don’t have a country anymore.”
Thus President Trump incited members of the crowd that addressed them, in an attempt to interfere in the joint session [of Congress], Illegally violated and destroyed Capitol, wounding and killing law enforcement personnel, threatening members of Congress, Vice President [Mike Pence] And members of Congress, and other participants Violent, deadly, destructive, and discordant acts“.
Then he refers to shortly before January 6, when he said his behavior followed “previous efforts to sabotage and obstruct” the certification of election results, including:
“Phone call on January 2 During which President Trump urged the Foreign Minister of Georgia, Brad Ravensburger, to me ‘You find” Sounds enough To upset the results of the presidential elections in Georgia and threatened Ravensberger if he failed to do so.
Then he goes on to say “Trump was seriously threatening the security of the United States… threatening safety Democratic systemInterfered with the peaceful transfer of power …He betrayed his confidence as president“.