Late Tuesday night, the House Homeland Security Committee approved two articles of impeachment against Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas.
The party line vote triggers a floor vote in the House as early as next week to impeach Biden’s controversial official.
The impeachment articles accuse Mayorkas of having "repeatedly violated laws enacted by Congress regarding immigration and border security" and of having "made false statements to Congress" that the border is secure and closed and that DHS is in operational control of the border.
The vote followed a long hearing during which Republicans made their case for the removal of the embattled official, noting record high border crossings of illegal immigrants and mass releases of illegal immigrants into the US interior.
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