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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 - US Government
By far most measures considered by the U.S. Congress as part of the legislative ... Impeaching: In cases of impeachment of federal officials, the House of ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/thepoliticalsystem/a/Supermajority-Vote.htm
The Three Branches of US Government - About.com
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 ...
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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  ...
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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 ...
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Presidents Who Were Impeached - List - US Politics on 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 ...
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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, ...
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About the U.S. House of Representatives - US Government
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
The US Senate - Constitutional Powers - US Politics on About.com
power of impeachment , treaty, appointments, war declaration and expulsion of ... At the time of the Constitutional Convention, the Continental Congress ...
http://uspolitics.about.com/od/usgovernment/a/senate_2.htm
Duties of the Chief Justice of the United States - US Government
The Chief Justice presides over the impeachment trial of the Vice President if the ... The Chief Justice writes an annual report to Congress about the state of the ...
http://usgovinfo.about.com/od/uscourtsystem/a/chiefduties.htm
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