Gerhardt michael j the special constitutional

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Gerhardt, Michael J. “The Special Constitutional Structure of the Federal Impeachment Process.” Law and Contemporary Problems, vol. 63, no. 1/2, 2000, pp. 245–256. JSTOR, stable/1192451. FIU Library According to scholarly article “The Special Constitutional Structure of the Federal Impeachment Process”, Congress are pragmatists more than
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formalists because they are expected to resolve issues by practical means. From the political accountability of the representatives from Congress, makes certain that the representative formulate pragmatic judgement defers to the understanding to the extent of their political circumstances and calculations. This journal article is from the FIU Library, its written by Michael J. Gerhardt who is a Professor of Constitutional Law at the University of North Carolina School of Law in Chapel Hill. This journal article helps with my arguments because it talks about how Congress goes about the impeachment process; they also mentions what happened with Clinton’s impeachment. Cornelison, Pam, and Ted Yanak. The Great American History Fact-Finder: the Who, What,
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Where, When, and Why of American History. Houghton Mifflin Co., 2004. FIU Library In 1999, Bill Clinton was charged with obstruction of justice because there was evidence of Clinton having sexual relations with Monica Lewinsky and went on TV saying “ I did not have sexual relations with that woman.” While the
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