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Trump Impeachment: Vice President Mike Pence Rejects Invoking 25th Amendment

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence rejects 25th amendment to oust Donald Trump saying he does not support invoking the 25th amendment process to remove the president.

He however guaranteed house leaders of an imminent impeachment vote against the president.

In a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Pence said democrats asking him and the cabinet to invoke the 25th amendment with just eight days left in the president's term.

He was referring to the process that would declare Trump unable to fulfill his duties and install pence as acting president for the remainder of the term.

The Vice President said he doesn't believe such course of action is in the best interest of their nation or consistent with their constitution.