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House Passes Resolution Formalizing Impeachment Inquiry

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The House of Representatives voted Thursday 232-196 to pass a resolution formalizing its impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump.

House Democrats released a draft version of the resolution, which outlines the next steps of the inquiry, on Tuesday. The resolution authorizes the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee to conduct open hearings and allows the president and his attorneys to cross-examine witnesses.

This is a developing story. Stay with WUSF for updates.