The senate majority leader “McConnell makes a strong speech concerning the impeachment of the US president Donald Trump.
The law maker said that to impeach Trump is not as easy as people think, he said that impeaching The US president Donald Trump requires many stages and levels to attain before it will be successful.
The law maker made it known to the general public that when and how long the trial lasts doesn’t matter as the senate can in any way acquit the impeachment motion.
House lawmakers would act as prosecutors and senators as the jury for a trial. How long a trial might take is unclear.
The Senate would have to pass a resolution setting up the ground rules of a trial. As majority leader, McConnell would have some latitude in shaping those rules, as well as determining the timing of the trial.
“So I would have no choice but to take it up,” McConnell said. “How long you’re on it is a whole different matter.
The Senate majority leader comments come days after House speaker Nancy Pelosi announced an impeachment inquiry over whether Trump improperly pressured Ukraine to investigate his political rival, Joe Biden.
While the Constitution puts the responsibility of holding an impeachment trial in the hands of the Senate, there has been some speculation that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell might refuse to hold a trial.
The law maker also state that before Trump will be successfully impeached the senate needs to also hold a trial on him after the house of representatives finishes their and as the construction demands, and the major power for impeachment is in the hands of the house of Senate which requires a 2-3rd majority of the senate to move the impeachment motion in order to convince Donald Trump and remove him from office.