Philly region lawmakers vote to convict Trump as Senate acquits former president in impeachment trial

Former President Donald Trump was acquitted in his impeachment trial by the U.S. Senate on charges that he incited the deadly insurrection at the U.S. Capitol last month. The Senate voted 57-43 in favor of conviction, with all 50 Democratic senators voting to convict Trump. However, only seven Republican senators joined the Democrats in their conviction of the former president.

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