Articles of Impeachment, I-III

Members debated and voted on three articles of impeachment against President Clinton, two for perjury and one for obstruction of… read more

Members debated and voted on three articles of impeachment against President Clinton, two for perjury and one for obstruction of justice. All three articles passed generally along party lines, with the first article passing minutes after the president made a public apology for his actions. Democrats argued that the articles were not specific, were unwarranted, and were unnecessary. Republicans argued that his actions were illegal and displayed a pattern of deception which warranted impeachment. close

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116409-1
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House Committee
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House Committee
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 11, 1998
Last Aired:
Dec 13, 1998

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  • Dec 11, 1998 | 12:14pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 11, 1998 | 9:52pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 13, 1998 | 1:46pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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