Think about what standard of evidence should be used to remove a president from office. Using evidence from the sources below, write an argument about whether there is sufficient evidence and argument to remove the president Trump from office immediately.
Read the impeachment charge against President Trump. ( Attached below as a PDF)
Read the transcript of President Donald Trump’s speech ( https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/1/11/full-transcript-donald-trump-january-6-incendiary-speech ) or watch selections of the speech ( https://www.c-span.org/video/?507744-1/rally-electoral-college-vote-certification ) to the crowd that marched on the Capitol building on January 6.
Other sources of information you may find useful:
Watch Georgia’s Republican Secretary of State, George Raffensperger, describe Trump’s pressuring him to overturn the results of the election: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/georgia-election-brad-raffensperger-60-minutes-2021-01-10/
Arizona certification of election results: https://azsos.gov/2020GECanvass
PA certification https: https://www.media.pa.gov/pages/state-details.aspx?newsid=435
PA certificate of electors https: https://www.archives.gov/files/electoral-college/2020/ascertainment-pennsylvania.pdf
PA court decisions rejecting objections: https://www.democracydocket.com/state/pennsylvania/?by_case_type=post-election