CBS News correspondent Margaret Brennan said members of President Donald Trump’s cabinet are debating whether to continue with the 25th Amendment, which would remove Trump from office and make Vice President Mike Pence Commander-in-Chief.
Several cabinet members have considered whether to present the proposal to Pence in order to trigger formalities, according to Brennan.
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This news comes after a crowd of Trump supporters He broke through the US Capitol Wednesday afternoon.
Brennan said the discussion is still in its early stages. There was also speculation of a mass resignation in the White House after Wednesday’s rebellion.
This is a developing story and will be updated as new information becomes available.
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