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Trump Acquitted In Historic Second Impeachment As Bipartisan Vote To Convict Falls Short

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Former President Trump has been acquitted in his historic second impeachment trial. with seven Republican senators joining 50 Democrats voting to convict, fewer than the 17 needed.

The vote was 57-43, with seven Republicans joining the Democrats. Senators needed a two-thirds majority to convict Trump.

These are the seven Republicans who voted to convict the former President:

Richard Burr
Bill Cassidy
Susan Collins
Lisa Murkowski
Mitt Romney
Ben Sasse
Pat Toomey