Remedies for Presidential Misconduct

The panelists discussed the role of the executive branch and the legislative branch’s role in holding the president accountable. Mr. Gigot… read more

The panelists discussed the role of the executive branch and the legislative branch’s role in holding the president accountable. Mr. Gigot explained the problem with having the independent counsel since the president can use the counsel as a shield and a scapegoat. The congress also can escape their duty of investigation as well by putting it on the independent counsel. Mr. Hamilton mentioned the possibility of the censure of the president. The panelists commented on whether or not impeachment would be the best option for the Congress. close

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Remedies for Presidential Misconduct

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Program ID:
115132-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 13, 1998 | 10:03am EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Nov 17, 1998 | 3:10am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Nov 13, 1998 | 10:03am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 13, 1998 | 10:14pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 14, 1998 | 5:51am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 17, 1998 | 3:10am EST | C-SPAN 2
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