The Illinois House reaffirms last week’s vote by passing another resolution 117-1 to impeach the governor.

The second impeachment was needed because of Wednesday’s seating of a new legislature, comes hours after Blago presides over the swearing-in of state senators.

Earlier: The embattled Illinois governor tells state lawmakers Wednesday he hopes they will “find the truth and sort things out.”

Plus: Illinois Senate hears the official impeachment charges against Blago and signs a summons informing him of his trial on their first day back.

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