Some images just stay with you.
Click on the link here for Audio player: NPR- Sept. 11, 2001 Coverage
As nothing else really needs to be said – the events speak for themselves, via these initial reports from Bob Edwards and NPR’s Morning Edition on the morning of September 11, 2001.
House Judiciary Committee on Impeachment – Getting together to cross t’s, dot i’s and cross fingers.
Clink on the link right here: Judiciary Committee Day 6, July 30, 1974
This July 30th in 1974 was day 6 of the House Judiciary Committee Hearings on Articles of Impeachment over the Watergate scandal that had gripped the Nixon White House for the better part of a year.
Regarded as a historic action, the Judiciary Committee spent the previous six days debating and finally voting on those articles of Impeachment recommended to the House for further debate and vote.
Articles voted in favor to be up for debate on the House floor included:
28-10 approving an article of recommendations of Impeachment against a President to The House.
27-11 approved an article charging obstruction of Justice in the alleged Watergate cover-up.
28-10 approving an article alleging failure to see that laws were faithfully executed and the abuse of the rights of private citizens.
21-17 adopted the views that a failure to comply with Committee’s subpoenas for tapes and documents is, by itself, an impeachable offense.
Articles voted down or not considered impeachable offenses:
12-26 Voted down a proposed article having to do with the secret bombing of Cambodia.
12-26 Voted down a proposition that income tax fraud and the illegally received emoluments from the government were not impeachable offenses.
And the hits just kept on comin’.
As it was reported by CBS Radio News for July 30, 1974.