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H.Con.Res. 19: Prohibiting President Donald Trump and certain other individuals who attempted to undermine and overturn the 2020 presidential election from entering the United States Capitol.

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It would be the second place in D.C. that Donald Trump didn’t visit, along with First Lady Melania Trump’s separate White House bedroom.


On January 6, 2021, thousands of supporters of then-President Donald Trump violently rioted at the U.S. Capitol Building in a failed attempt to overturn the 2020 election.

The Democratic-led House impeached Trump on charges that he incited the attempted insurrection, though the then-Republican Senate acquitted him. A majority of senators voted to convict, including seven Senate Republicans who crossed party lines, but that fell short of the two-thirds margin required to remove a president from office.

In December 2022, the House’s select committee investigating January 6th unanimously voted to recommend the Justice Department criminally prosecute Trump.

The committee comprised only Democrats and anti-Trump …

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Nikema Williams

Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 17, 2023
Length: 3 pages
Feb 17, 2023
118th Congress (2023–2025)

Introduced on Feb 17, 2023

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 17, 2023. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.


1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)



Feb 17, 2023

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H.Con.Res. 19 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

Resolutions numbers restart every two years. That means there are other resolutions with the number H.Con.Res. 19. This is the one from the 118th Congress.

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