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The Role Chief Justice Roberts Will Play in the Impeachment

On this day in 1974, President Nixon flatly refuses to produce any of the more than 500 documents subpoenaed by the Senate Watergate committee, branding…

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Pelosi Plows Ahead

In the end, Nancy Pelosi really did have “no choice.” Her announcement Thursday that she has asked her chairmen to proceed with drafting articles of…

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The Case for Impeachment

Now that the public phase of the impeachment inquiry appears to be over, the Intelligence Committee will take the next few days to write their…

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Lessons to be Learned from JFK v. Nixon

On this day in 1960, US Navy combat veteran John F. Kennedy becomes the youngest man and first Catholic ever to be elected president of…

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Could Trump’s Disastrous Syria Decision Be the Final Straw for Senate Republicans?

For months I’ve been maintaining that regardless of what the Democratically-controlled House did regarding impeachment, Trump was safe. There was no way in hell Senate…

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Agnew – Corruption and Nixon Impeachment

On this day in 1973, Spiro Agnew becomes the first U.S. vice-president to resign in disgrace. That same day, he pleaded no contest to a…

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