Political and Legislative

House Sets Second Mayorkas Impeachment Vote for Tuesday, February 13th

The House will vote again on impeaching Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Tuesday, after it fell short by one vote earlier this week.

House Majority Leader Steve Scalise is returning to Washington next week after working remotely in January while completing cancer treatment. The Louisiana Republican could give the House GOP enough votes to impeach Mayorkas.

A special election in New York’s third congressional district to replace former GOP Rep. George Santos puts pressure on House Republicans to move quickly on another vote. The swing seat could affect the House’s Republican majority, which already has a razor-thin margin. The impeachment vote is scheduled the same day as the special election.

Read the source article at CBS News

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