TITLE

What shapes a senator's vote

AUTHOR(S)
Tyson, Ann Scott
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/9/99, Vol. 91 Issue 51, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the factors involved in voting by United States Senators during the impeachment trial of President Bill Clinton. Ethical and legal considerations; Other factors; Views of West Virginia Senator Robert Byrd; Impact of the open rules of impeachment; Importance of political appearance; Significance of votes; Influence of public opinion polls; Possible surprises in the voting; Possibility of censure of Bill Clinton.
ACCESSION #
1516027

 

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