TITLE

Impeachment conundrum

AUTHOR(S)
Marshall, Josh
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Hill;8/3/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 96, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the possibility of U.S. Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales to be impeached. According to the author, if Senators lose confidence in an official, that official could either resign or be fired by the president. However, he notes that Gonzales' actions were merely an execution of orders from higher level officials and firing him would not solve the problem. He states that impeaching Gonzales is unlikely because it would require the support of 20 Republican Senators.
ACCESSION #
26212505

 

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