The Second impeachment and what is the next step?

‘There are multiple ongoing investigations. What has happened last week is simply not fully known yet. The next step is for the Senate to decide whether to convict or not. After this decision, if we have a convinction in particular, another consideration is going to be whether to take extra measures and for example bar those found responsible from political office in the future. This is not an automatic kind of sanction that comes automatically with conviction on impeachment charges. Interestingly this decision does not require a two thirds majority that is necessary for conviction but a simple majority can accomplish that.’

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