News Results for 25th Amendment
The Twenty-fifth Amendment (Amendment XXV) to the United States Constitution
deals with succession to the Presidency and establishes procedures both for
filling a vacancy in the office of the Vice President as well as responding to
Presidential disabilities. It supersedes the ambiguous wording of Article II,
Section 1, ...
Jan 8, 2018 ... The 25th Amendment is back in the news so this bears repeating. Again. The
type of event in which you could imagine President Donald Trump's Cabinet and
his vice president engaging in a political mutiny against him and removing him
from power using the 25th Amendment would require something like ...
Oct 30, 2017 ... For either people who are worried about efforts to remove President Trump from
office or those who'd love to see him leave, here are facts about the 25th
Oct 9, 2017 ... CNN's Jessica Schneider explains section four of the 25th Amendment to the US
constitution which outlines how the President's Cabinet can remove him from
5 days ago ... The 25th Amendment has four sections, three of which have to do with
presidential succession and the filling of the vice presidency.
Jan 7, 2018 ... Michael Wolff, the author of a new exposé on President Donald Trump's first year
in office, claims the 25th Amendment -- which addresses the transition of powers
if a president is unable to execute his responsibilities -- was frequently discussed
within the President's close orbit.
6 days ago ... Why are we talking about the 25th Amendment? Well, if we're being specific,
what we're talking about is Article 4 of the 25th Amendment. The Article, which
has never been used, spells out how a president can be removed from office if he
is "unable to discharge the powers and duties of his office.".
Oct 14, 2017 ... In recent days, after comments made by Senator Bob Corker questioning
President Trump's mental fitness to be president and a Vanity Fair article
reporting that White House insiders fear Trump is “unraveling,” 25th Amendment
talk has once again started to swirl. CNN is asking: “Is it time to talk about the ...
Oct 31, 2017 ... As Robert Mueller's investigators begin to hand down indictments and President
Donald Trump's tweets grow ever-more frustrated, the 25th Amendment has once
again become a topic of much speculation. But it will take more than a few viral
thought pieces — or outspoken Congressional appeals — to ...
Oct 18, 2017 ... The 25th Amendment is the ultimate constitutional "check" — a corrective
mechanism for an American president who is physically or psychologically
unable to lead. Most important, it grants legal authority to those closest to power
— first, the vice president and Cabinet members, then members of Congress ...
Jan 7, 2018 ... Recent proclamations from President Trump have suggested, to some in the
media and Congress, that his mental stability may be a cause for concern.
Former federal prosecutor Steven Mulroy describes what the process of
implementing the 25th amendment...
Jan 4, 2018 ... Removing Donald Trump from power via the 25th Amendment is apparently a
subject of "growing obsession" in D.C..
Oct 15, 2017 ... Just as his critics warned, President Trump is turning out to be unfit for his job,
perhaps dangerously so. That's a harsh judgment, but it's no longer coming from
the president's opponents. It's coming from leading members of his own party. “
We could be heading toward World War III with the kind of comments ...
Jan 7, 2018 ... Wolff said White House staffers he talked to would say things like "we're not at a
25th Amendment level yet."
Oct 19, 2017 ... Law Professor Brian Kalt at Michigan State College games out how difficult
implementing the 25th Amendment about fitness for office would be utilized
against President Trump.