U.S. House will hold off on vote to authorise impeachment probe - Pelosi
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said the House of Representatives does not plan at this time to hold a full vote of the body to authorise an impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump. “There is no requirement that we have a vote and so at this time we will not be having a vote,' Pelosi said at a press conference.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday said the House of Representatives does not plan at this time to hold a full vote of the body to authorise an impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump.
“There is no requirement that we have a vote and so at this time we will not be having a vote," Pelosi said at a press conference.
(Reporting by Susan Cornwall; Editing by Christian Schmollinger)
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