Analysis | For 101 Members Of Congress, Life May Soon Get Very Awkward
Analysis | For 101 members of Congress, life may soon get very awkward
Then-Rep. Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.) talks to reporters on Dec. 29, 1998, after a meeting of the “House Mangers” at the Capitol. (Tim Sloan/Agence France-Presse via Getty Images)On Feb. 12, 1999, the Senate cast two historic votes, weighing in on whether President Bill Clinton had, in violation of his constitutional oath, “willfully corrupted and manipulated the judicial process” by lying during sworn testimony and “impeded the administration of justice” by seeking to “delay, impede, cover up, and conceal the existence of evidence and testimony” in a lawsuit against him.
The House Judiciary Committee brought four articles of impeachment to the floor …