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Twitter reacts after Senate acquits President Trump of articles of impeachment

The U.S. Senate voted to acquit President Donald Trump. Here’s how Twitter reacted

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In this image from video, Senators vote on the first article of impeachment during the impeachment trial against President Donald Trump in the Senate at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020. (Senate Television via AP)

Senate Television via Associated Press

President Donald Trump was acquitted on two articles of impeachments Wednesday after a historic vote in the U.S. Senate.

What happened: The Senate didn’t convict Trump.

  • The Senate voted 52-48 to acquit Trump on accusations of using the power of the presidency for his own benefits.
  • The senate voted 53-47 to acquit Trump of blocking Congress’ investigation into his alleged wrongdoing.

Reaction: Social media had a number of reactions to the news.