Should Vice President Pence and a majority of the Board decide that Trump is incapable of holding office, Pence would immediately become incumbent President.
Part Members of the U.S. federal government have been discussed by the president Donald Trumpin dismissal after Trump supporters broke into the House of Congress in Washington while Congress was in the House counting the votes of state voters and formalizing the election of a new president. News channels tell about it CNN, CBS News and ABC News.
Trump incited the crowd to march to the convention hall in his speech on Wednesday. In addition, Trump has continued to make unfounded and false allegations that the November presidential election was fraudulent. Over the weekend, a tape was released of a call in which Trump could have committed an offense against federal election law in addition to an official offense. At no point has Trump committed himself to a peaceful change of power.
The Congress House was last captured in 1814 when the British attacked and set it on fire.
Joe Biden the presidency begins at noon local time on January 20, meaning there are only two weeks left through Trump. He can still be removed from office for the sake of the Constitution.
News channels the debates reported have dealt with the 25th Amendment to the Constitution, which allows the president to be removed from office if the vice president and a majority of the government consider the president to be “incapable of performing the duties and responsibilities of his office”. If such a decision is presented to Congress, the Vice President shall immediately become the incumbent President. In other words, in such a case Mike Pence would hold the office of President until January 20.
The 25th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was ratified in 1967 and deals with the order of succession and the possible incapacity of the president. The president began to plan the increase in more detail John F. Kennedyn after the assassination in 1963.
Appendix 25 the fourth paragraph focuses on situations where the president is unable to perform his duties but does not resign voluntarily. In the fourth paragraph, the authors of the addition referred to cases where the president is incapacitated for work due to either physical illness or mental illness, AFP news agency reports. However, some jurists believe that the fourth paragraph of Appendix 25 could also apply more broadly to cases where the president is dangerously incompetent.
Should Pence and a majority in the board decide that Trump is incapable of holding office, Trump could argue against it and say he can continue. If Pence and the majority of the board still maintained their decision, Trump’s removal from office would go to Congress for a decision. In such a situation, however, Pence would hold the office of president as long as the controversy continues.
In Congress A two-thirds majority in both the House of Representatives and the Senate would be needed to dismiss Trump. However, the Democratic-majority House of Representatives could simply slow down voting so long that Trump’s term ends and Pence serves as then-acting president, professor of constitutional law at the University of Colorado. Paul Campos said the news agency AFP.
According to Campos, the 25th Amendment to the Constitution would be an appropriate way to dismiss Trump from office and faster than a prosecution.
“Pence could become president immediately, while prosecution and dismissal would take at least a few days,” Campos told AFP.
Trump has already been on a one-off civil trial when he was indicted by the House of Representatives for abuse of power and obstruction of congressional justice in December 2019. Trump was acquitted by the Senate in February 2020.