What Happens After an Impeachment Conviction?

Answer The U.S. Constitution grants the power of impeachment to the U.S. Congress. An impeachment is similar to a trial. A person who is impeached is accused of a crime; the person can only face consequen... Read More »

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What Constitutes Impeachment of a President According to the Constitution?

The Constitution of the United States is the document that establishes the laws of the country, sets up the structure of government and provides the framework by which Americans conduct their lives... Read More »

In 1974 President Richerd nikon was almost impeached What was the nature of Richerd Nixon alleged wrongdoing and escape impeachment?

The House Judiciary Committee, on July 27, 1974, voted 27 to 1 to recommend the first article of impeachment against the president: obstruction of justice.The second article (abuse of power) was pa... Read More »