Which of the two houses impeaches?

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The United States Constitution provides that the House of Representatives "shall have the sole Power of Impeachment" (Article I, section 2) and that "the Senate shall have the sole Power to try all Impeachments."
"... [but] no person shall be convicted without the Concurrence of two-thirds of the Members present" (Article I, section 3).
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After impeachment takes place, the president stands trial at a hearing before the Senate. The president has lawyers to present his side of the case, and knowledgeable members of the House of Representatives present the opposition. The Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court presides over the trial. The U.S. Senate hears the evidence and takes on the role of jury. A two-thirds vote by the Senate is required to remove the president from office.

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