20 Dec 2019

Donald Trump defiant after impeachment

From Morning Report, 7:14 am on 20 December 2019

Donald Trump has officially been impeached by the House of Representatives.

Mr Trump faced two charges - abusing his power and obstructing Congress.

Nearly all Democrats voted for the charges and every Republican voted against them.

Mr Trump response has been defiant, wholly blaming democrats at a rally yesterday.

RNZ's correspondent in Washington is Simon Marks.