The Impeachment Process

The Impeachment Process

by John Murphy
     
 

The impeachment process is one of the most serious government proceedings in the United States. It can result in the trial and conviction of a U.S. president or other official and immediate removal from office. Despite all the drama, intrigue, and gravity that surround this remarkable judicial process, impeachment is not well understood by most Americans. The… See more details below

Overview

The impeachment process is one of the most serious government proceedings in the United States. It can result in the trial and conviction of a U.S. president or other official and immediate removal from office. Despite all the drama, intrigue, and gravity that surround this remarkable judicial process, impeachment is not well understood by most Americans. The Impeachment Process is an invaluable new guide that traces the history of the process from its roots in the English parliament in the fourteenth century to the modern-day United States. This book also dispels common myths while setting forth a clear definition of what it means for an American president to be impeached.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791094655
Publisher:
Chelsea House Publishers
Publication date:
07/28/2007
Series:
U. S. Government Series: How It Works
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
10 - 13 Years

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