U.S. President Donald Trump's articles of impeachment will likely be transmitted "soon" to the Senate, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Jan. 9.
The top House Democrat did not offer a more concrete timeline but said only that she would do so "when I'm ready."
"And that will probably be soon," she told reporters at the Capitol.
"I'm not withholding them indefinitely."
Union leaders and federal workers participate in a civil disobedience outside the office of Senate Majority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell at Senate Russell Office Building on Jan. 23 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. (Alex Wong/Getty Images/AFP)
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks at the press conference after the Senate vote of the tax reform bill. The Senate has passed the tax reform bill and it will return to the House of Representatives for final approval. The rewrite of the tax code provides dramatic tax breaks to corporations.