Tag: responsibility

Journalism’s Deep Slide into Idealistic Agendas

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Disclaimer: If you think I wrote this with you in mind, please see the Disclaimer section at the bottom. A friend of mine shared an article this morning from The Atlantic entitled, What Can Prewar Germany Teach Us About Social Media Regulation? It had been re-titled by the time I landed on the page, along […]

Members of the House and the Senate ARE OFFICERS and SUBJECT TO IMPEACHMENT

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I recently came across a rather curious piece of Congressional garbage. The House has been dodging responsibility since the get-go: “Blount’s (1797) impeachment trial—the first ever conducted—established the principle that Members of Congress and Senators were not “Civil Officers” under the Constitution, and accordingly, they could only be removed from office by a two-thirds vote […]