US President-elect, Joe Biden, has lent his voice to the impeachment of President Donald Trump by the House of Representatives.
Recall that the House on Wednesday impeached President Trump for a second time ( first in US history);and seven days before swearing-in of Joe Biden.
Biden commended the house which was able to secure the support of 10 Republican lawmakers.
They decides to impeach him due to the attack on Capitol by supporters of the outgoing President last week.
“Today, the members of the House of Representatives exercised the power granted to them under our Constitution and voted to impeach and hold the president accountable,” Biden said in a statement Wednesday.
The House voted 232 against 19.
They accused Trump of inciting the deadly violence at the Capitol that claimed some lives.
“It was a bipartisan vote cast by members who followed the Constitution and their conscience,” he added