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Donald Trump is the first U.S. president to be impeached twice. In 2021, he was impeached for inciting the Jan. 6 insurrection in the attack on the U.S. Capitol. In 2020, he was impeached for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress related to a phone call made to the president of Ukraine.

WATCH LIVE: House To Debate And Vote On Articles Of Impeachment

Liam James Doyle

On Wednesday, almost 21 years to the day since the House last debated impeaching a president, it does so again.

Lawmakers will take up two articles of impeachment against President Trump. They charge him with abusing his power and obstructing Congress.

Lawmakers will convene at 9 a.m. ET before heading into six hours of debate, as determined by the House Rules Committee Tuesday night. After debate, they will vote on each article.

Watch the proceedings live.