What happens next in the impeachment of Homeland Security Secretary Mayorkas?

BY: - February 14, 2024

A special core set of impeachment rules that were last revised in the 1980s requires the body to consider resolutions containing impeachment articles that arrive from the House. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer’s office said Tuesday night the Democratic-controlled chamber will take action when it returns from recess on Feb. 26. 

U.S. House Republicans impeach Homeland Security chief Mayorkas on second try

BY: - February 13, 2024

The White House said in a statement last week that impeaching Mayorkas “would be an unprecedented and unconstitutional act of political retribution that would do nothing to solve the challenges our Nation faces in securing the border.”

Impeachment of Homeland Security Secretary Mayorkas fails on floor of U.S. House

BY: - February 6, 2024

The GOP lawmakers to vote against impeachment were Reps. Ken Buck of Colorado, Tom McClintock of California, Mike Gallagher of Wisconsin and Blake Moore of Utah.

U.S. House Republicans set to impeach Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas

BY: - January 30, 2024

The White House and congressional Democrats have slammed House Republicans for moving forward with impeachment, calling the move “political games.” 

U.S. House Republicans move ahead with drive to impeach Mayorkas over immigration policy 

BY: - January 18, 2024

Republicans on the Homeland Security Committee argued that Mayorkas has not upheld his oath of office because he enforces Biden administration border policies, and that alone should be an impeachable offense.