By Chris Dyer For Dailymail.com
Published: 11:12 BST, 15 October 2019 | Updated: 12:57 BST, 15 October 2019
Kamala Harris claimed the impeachment of President Trump 'shouldn't take very long...because he has already confessed'.
The Democratic 2020 presidential candidate said on Sunday that Trump has already admitted to the necessary 'high crimes and misdemeanors' outlined in the Constitution to see him removed from office.
Speaking at the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) forum in Iowa, Harris, who was previously attorney general of California and San Francisco, was asked if she would prosecute Trump.
Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris speaking to guests at the United Food and Commercial Workers' (UFCW) in Iowa on Sunday where she said Trump's impeachment 'shouldn't take very long'
President Donald Trump is facing an impeachment inquiry over claims he tried to pressure Ukrainian leaders into helping dig up dirt on his political rivals. He is pictured addressing conservative activists at the Family Research Council's annual gala in Washington on Saturday
The senator replied that Congress should already have enough to force Trump from the White House after his phone call with Ukraine president Volodymyr Zelensky was made public.
She told the audience: 'Here's the thing, I have been calling for the impeachment of this president for a long time and for the process to proceed, and based on everything I know, yes.'
Trump is accused of trying to pressure Ukrainian leaders to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden and his son, Hunter, over his time on the board of a natural gas company in the country.
In a phone call on July 25, Trump is alleged to have