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On Impeaching A President

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On Impeaching A President

On Impeaching A President

On Impeaching A President

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Legal Affairs Correspondent Nina Totenberg reports on the Constitutional process of impeaching a President, a process that has been initiated only twice in the nation's history. The framers of the Constitution intentionally made impeachment difficult. This week, the House Judiciary Committee is taking the first steps toward initiating the impeachment process, based on Independent Counsel Kenneth Starr's investigation of President Clinton.

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