Congressman Evans Sponsors Legislation To Strengthen 25th Amendment
Congressman Evans sponsors legislation to strengthen 25th Amendment
WASHINGTON, D.C.–Last week, Congressman Dwight Evans (D-2nd Dist.) signed on to the Strengthening and Clarifying the 25th Amendment Act, which would provide for an alternative body to transmit a written declaration that the President is unable to discharge the powers and duties of office as outlined in the 25th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.
This important piece of legislation merely provides, as the Constitution prescribes, a mechanism deeming that the term “other body” in Section 4 would consist of …