19 Dec 2019

US Congress debate before impeaching President Trump

From First Up, 5:53 am on 19 December 2019

President Donald Trump is on the verge of being only the third President in US history to be impeached. His imminent impeachment follows months of investigations and hearings about his conduct around dealings with the President of Ukraine. After the vote, President Trump will be formally accused of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress and will face a trial in the Senate. Joining me now from Washington is our correspondent Kate Fisher.