House Democrats move to impeach Trump after Capitol violence

Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump gather in Washington

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers circulated articles of impeachment on Thursday to remove President Donald Trump from office after his supporters attacked the U.S. Capitol in a violent breach, Representative David Cicilline said.

"I am circulating Articles of Impeachment that

@RepTedLieu, @RepRaskin and I have prepared to remove the President from office following yesterday's attack on the U.S. Capitol," Cicilline said on Twitter.

(Reporting by Doina Chiacu and David Shepherdson; Editing by Franklin Paul)