Green has discussed impeaching Trump since the spring and previously filed impeachment articles in October, almost forcing a vote at that time before House Democratic leaders persuaded him to temporarily abandon the effort. Democratic leaders announced beforehand they were opposed to Green's resolution. Republicans are expected to offer a motion to table the resolution later Wednesday, effectively killing Green's resolution.
The measure was voted down 364-58 as every Republican and a majority of Democrats opted to table the measure.
Mr. Green is among a handful of liberal members who've pushed for impeachment now, even though Democrats do not control either chamber.
The articles claim Trump brought shame and dishonor to the office of the president by being associated "with causes rooted in white supremacy, bigotry, racism, anti-Semitism, white nationalism, or neo-Nazism".
"Legitimate questions have been raised about his fitness to lead this nation", Pelosi and Hoyer continued.
Green also has cited Trump lashing out at NFL players who kneeled during the National Anthem to protest police brutality and his Muslim travel ban.
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The White House quickly dismissed the impeachment effort, labeling Green and his allies "extremists".
Representative Dan Kildee said Democratic lawmakers can not allow themselves to be drawn into a process "that's not thoughtful or complete or might not even be the conclusion we ought to draw".
Green's impeachment articles cite incidents including Trump's defense of protesters after a rally of white supremacists at this year's riot in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Texas Rep. Al Green says he will present articles of impeachment Wednesday under a rule requiring the House to vote on the issue within two days.
Democratic leaders have previously warned party members against enacting articles of impeachment against Trump, arguing that such a move would be premature given the ongoing investigations into the former NY businessman's election campaign and administration.