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This report examines the history, grounds, and proper uses of impeachment. It was written and released by the Judiciary Committee in 1974 in the aftermath of the Watergate crisis, when Congress pursued impeachment proceedings against Richard M. Nixon.

My dad and I were having a conversation about impeachment, he's not 100% sure that impeachment of bush is necessary, and thinks we may be falling into a trap of the wing that controls the house and senate impeaching the other guy’s president. . .

I need to forward this to him I believe.

The section on the origin of "high crimes and misdemeanors" as well as the supreme court rulings regarding interpretation of the constitution being based on what the words meant when they were written vs. what the words mean now are particularly enlightening. . .