House Committee Drawing Up Impeachment Rules Includes Impeached Judge, Alcee Hastings

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Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-FL) is the second-ranking Democrat on the House Rules Committee, which is setting the rules for the “impeachment inquiry” into President Donald Trump. Hastings himself was impeached and removed from office in 1989 — one of only eight federal officials, all of whom have been judges, so be so relieved of their duties.

Hastings was removed for bribery, one of the causes enumerated in the Constitution’s Impeachment Clause (Article II, Section 4): “The President, Vice President and all Civil Officers of the United States, shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors.” More

5 Comments on House Committee Drawing Up Impeachment Rules Includes Impeached Judge, Alcee Hastings

  1. Mongo, the only honest politicians of ANY shade seem to be the one’s that no longer draw breath.
    That generally prevents their lying.

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