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Process of Impeachment of the President of the United States
Congress was debating his impeachment over the Watergate break-in when ... Behavior grossly incompatible with the proper function and purpose of the office.
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The Supermajority Vote in US Politics - Definition
By far most measures considered by the U.S. Congress as part of the ... The Senate then holds a trial to consider the articles of impeachment passed by the ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/thepoliticalsystem/a/Supermajority-Vote.htm
The Three Branches of US Government - US Government Info
Each of these branches has a distinct and essential role in the function of the ... The president's power is checked by the Congress, which can refuse to confirm his appointees, for example, and has the power to impeach, or remove, a president ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/usconstitution/a/branches.htm
Impeaching Obama - 5 Members of Congress Who Support It
5 Members of Congress Who Have Threatened to Impeach Obama ... believed Obama could have been impeached for his perceived role in what conservatives  ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/Scandals/tp/5-Members-of-Congress-Who-Have-Threatened-to-Impeach-Obama.htm
Thaddeus Stevens | Biography of the Congressman
Stevens has generally been remembered for his role as the leader of the Radical ... When Johnson finally ran afoul of the Congress and was impeached, ...
http://history1800s.about.com/od/Lincoln-Cabinet/a/Thaddeus-Stevens-biography.htm
Presidents Who Were Impeached - List - US Politics - About.com
Read a list of all the U.S. president who were impeached. See what caused the ... Related: 5 Members of Congress Who Want to Impeach Obama. One of them ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/presidenc1/tp/List-of-Presidents-Who-Were-Impeached.htm
Obama Impeachment - Why Democrats Can't Stop Talking About It
See who's behind calls for Obama's impeachment. ... Republicans in Congress have made no secret of their contempt for President Barack Obama, and a ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/presidenc1/fl/Obama-Impeachment-Talk-Is-Not-A-Scam-Being-Run-By-Democrats.htm
About the U.S. House of Representatives - US Government Info
The House of Representatives also has the power of impeachment, in which a ... in the Congressional Record, ensuring transparency in the legislative process.
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/uscongress/a/abouthouse.htm
Presidential Retirement Benefits - US Government Info - About.com
This amount is set annually by Congress and is currently (in 2011) $199,700 ... However, presidents who are removed from office due to impeachment forfeit all ... 18 U.S.C. 3056 - Powers, authorities, and duties of United States Secret Service ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/thepresidentandcabinet/a/presretirement.htm
Articles of Impeachment - Article IV - U.S. Government Info/Resources
Article IV of Impeachment against President Clinton, from your About.com Guide. ... inquiry authorized by the House of Representatives of the Congress of the ... assumed to himself functions and judgments necessary to the exercise of the sole ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/blimpar4.htm
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