Second attempt to impeach Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas passes

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A second vote to impeach Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas passed in the House on Tuesday, moving Congress a step closer to the first ouster of a sitting Cabinet member.

Bob D'Angelo, Cox Media Group National Content DeskWASHINGTON — House Republicans charged in two articles of impeachment that Mayorkas, 64, had willfully refused to enforce laws at the southern borders of the United States and breached the public trust,

Breaking News: The House, in its second attempt, impeached Alejandro Mayorkas, the homeland security secretary, over his handling of immigration and the border.In a statement, House Speaker Mike Johnson, R-La, said that “Alejandro Mayorkas deserves to be impeached, and Congress has a constitutional obligation to do so,” the

 

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