Moments ago, Nancy Pelosi named her impeachment managers for the Senate Trial.
Pelosi said in a statement “tonight, I have the solemn privilege of naming the Managers of the impeachment trial of Donald Trump.”
She added “It is their constitutional and patriotic duty to present the case for the President’s impeachment and removal. They will do so guided by their great love of country, determination to protect our democracy and loyalty to our oath to the Constitution. Our Managers will honor their duty to defend democracy For The People with great solemnity, prayerfulness and urgency.”
Pelosi names impeachment mgrs for Senate trial. Dem MD Raskin will be lead mgrs. Others are Dem CO Rep DeGette, Dem RI Rep Cicilline, Dem TX Rep Castro, Dem CA Rep Swalwell, Dem CA Rep Lieu, non-voting USVI Del Plaskett, Dem CO Rep Neguse & Dem PA Rep Dean
— Chad Pergram (@ChadPergram) January 13, 2021
The lead impeachment manager is Jamie Raskin, a member of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, where he serves as Chair of Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties.
Other impeachment managers:
Congressman Eric Swalwell
Congressman Ted Lieu
Congresswoman Diana DeGette
Congressman David Cicilline
Congressman Joaquin Castro
Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett
Congressman Joe Neguse
Congresswoman Madeleine Dean
The House is scheduled to vote Wednesday on an article of impeachment against President Trump for inciting insurrection.