What can we learn by comparing and contrasting the official articles of impeachment against the three U.S. presidents impeached by the House of Representatives?
Johnson Impeachment – March 2, 1868
- House of Representatives Articles of Impeachment for Andrew Johnson Supplement to the Congressional Globe U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774 – 1875 Congressional Globe, Senate, 40th Congress, 2nd Session
Clinton Impeachment – December 19, 1998
- H. Res. 611 impeaching William Jefferson Clinton, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors 105th Congress (1997-1998)
First Trump Impeachment – December 18, 2019
- H. Res. 755 impeaches President Donald J. Trump for high crimes and misdemeanors 116th Congress (2019-2020)
Second Trump Impeachment – January 13, 2021
H.Res.24 – Impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors 117th Congress (2021-2022)
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