Intro.6 Resources about Impeachment

href="/constitution/article-1/">Article I Section 2, Clause 5

The House of Representatives shall chuse their Speaker and other Officers; and shall have the sole Power of Impeachment.

ArtI.S2.C5.1 The Power of Impeachment

href="/browse/essay/artI_S2_C5_1_1/">ArtI.S2.C5.1.1 The Power of Impeachment: Overview

href="/browse/essay/artI_S2_C5_1_2/">ArtI.S2.C5.1.2 The Power of Impeachment: Historical Background

href="/browse/essay/artI_S2_C5_1_3/">ArtI.S2.C5.1.3 The Power of Impeachment: Doctrine and Practice

ArtI.S2.C5.1.4 The Power of Impeachment: Select Topics for Consideration

href="/browse/essay/artI_S2_C5_1_4_1/">ArtI.S2.C5.1.4.1 Alternatives to Impeachment

href="/constitution/article-1/">Article I, Section 3, Clause 6

The Senate shall have the sole Power to try all Impeachments. When sitting for that Purpose, they shall be on Oath or Affirmation. When the President of the United States is tried, the Chief Justice shall preside: And no Person shall be convicted without the Concurrence of two thirds of the Members present.

ArtI.S3.C6.1 The Power to Try Impeachments

href="/browse/essay/artI_S3_C6_1_1/">ArtI.S3.C6.1.1 The Power to Try Impeachments: Overview

href="/browse/essay/artI_S3_C6_1_2/">ArtI.S3.C6.1.2 The Power to Try Impeachments: Historical Background

ArtI.S3.C6.1.3 The Power to Try Impeachments: Doctrine and Practice

href="/browse/essay/artI_S3_C6_1_3_1/">ArtI.S3.C6.1.3.1 Senate Practices in Impeachment

href="/browse/essay/artI_S3_C6_1_3_2/">ArtI.S3.C6.1.3.2 Requirement of Oath or Affirmation

href="/browse/essay/artI_S3_C6_1_3_3/">ArtI.S3.C6.1.3.3 Presidential Impeachments

href="/constitution/article-1/">Article I, Section 3, Clause 7

Judgment in Cases of Impeachment shall not extend further than to removal from Office, and disqualification to hold and enjoy any Office of honor, Trust or Profit under the United States: but the Party convicted shall nevertheless be liable and subject to Indictment, Trial, Judgment and Punishment, according to Law.

ArtI.S3.C7.1 Judgment in Cases of Impeachment

href="/browse/essay/artI_S3_C7_1_1/">ArtI.S3.C7.1.1 Judgment in Cases of Impeachment: Overview

href="/browse/essay/artI_S3_C7_1_2/">ArtI.S3.C7.1.2 Judgment in Cases of Impeachment: Doctrine and Practice

href="/constitution/article-2/">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.

ArtII.S4.1 Impeachment and Removal from Office

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_1_1/">ArtII.S4.1.1 Impeachment and Removal from Office: Overview

ArtII.S4.1.2 Impeachment and Removal from Office: Select Topics for Consideration

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_1_2_1/">ArtII.S4.1.2.1 Offices Eligible for Impeachment

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_1_2_2/">ArtII.S4.1.2.2 Future of the Impeachment Remedy

ArtII.S4.2 Impeachable Offenses

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_2_1/">ArtII.S4.2.1 Impeachable Offenses: Overview

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_2_2/">ArtII.S4.2.2 Impeachable Offenses: Historical Background

ArtII.S4.2.3 Impeachable Offenses: Doctrine and Practice

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_2_3_1/">ArtII.S4.2.3.1 Impeachable Offenses: Early Historical Practice (1789–1860)

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_2_3_2/">ArtII.S4.2.3.2 Impeachable Offenses: Impeachment of Andrew Johnson

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_2_3_3/">ArtII.S4.2.3.3 Impeachable Offenses: Post-Bellum Practices (1865–1900)

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_2_3_4/">ArtII.S4.2.3.4 Impeachable Offenses: Early Twentieth Century Practices

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_2_3_5/">ArtII.S4.2.3.5 Impeachable Offenses: Effort to Impeach Richard Nixon

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_2_3_6/">ArtII.S4.2.3.6 Impeachable Offenses: Impeachment of Bill Clinton

href="/browse/essay/artII_S4_2_3_7/">ArtII.S4.2.3.7 Impeachable Offenses: Contemporary Judicial Impeachments

href="/constitution/article-3/">Article III, Section 1

The judicial Power of the United States, shall be vested in one supreme Court, and in such inferior Courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and establish. The Judges, both of the supreme and inferior Courts, shall hold their Offices during good Behaviour, and shall, at stated Times, receive for their Services, a Compensation, which shall not be diminished during their Continuance in Office.

ArtIII.S1.1.2 Organization of Courts, Tenure, and Compensation of Judges: Select Topics for Consideration

ArtIII.S1.1.2.1 Good Behavior Clause

href="/browse/essay/artIII_S1_1_2_1_1/">ArtIII.S1.1.2.1.1 Good Behavior Clause: Overview

href="/browse/essay/artIII_S1_1_2_1_2/">ArtIII.S1.1.2.1.2 Good Behavior Clause: Historical Background

href="/browse/essay/artIII_S1_1_2_1_3/">ArtIII.S1.1.2.1.3 Good Behavior Clause: Doctrine and Practice

Congressional Research Service

Impeachment and the Constitution (Nov. 20, 2019), href=" https://crsreports.congress.gov/product/pdf/R/R46013" class="external" target="_blank"> https://crsreports.congress.gov/product/pdf/R/R46013

Congressional Access to Information in an Impeachment Investigation (Oct. 25, 2019), href=" https://crsreports.congress.gov/product/pdf/R/R45983" class="external" target="_blank"> https://crsreports.congress.gov/product/pdf/R/R45983

Impeachment Investigations: Law and Process (Oct. 2, 2019), href=" https://crsreports.congress.gov/product/pdf/LSB/LSB10347" class="external" target="_blank"> https://crsreports.congress.gov/product/pdf/LSB/LSB10347

Congress’s Authority to Influence and Control Executive Branch (Dec. 19, 2018), href=" https://crsreports.congress.gov/product/pdf/R/R45442" class="external" target="_blank"> https://crsreports.congress.gov/product/pdf/R/R45442

Footnotes

None