Mike Johnson Announces Major Move Toward Impeachment

By Daniel Walker | April 2, 2024

Mike Johnson announces major move

House Speaker Mike Johnson from Louisiana is planning to submit articles of impeachment against Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas to the Senate on April 10, 2024.

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This follows a close 214-213 vote in the House in February to impeach Mayorkas, a rare occurrence not seen in over 150 years.

Surge in illegal immigration

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Mayorkas is being accused of presiding over a significant surge in illegal immigration to the U.S., with over 7.4 million southern border crossings recorded since February 2021.