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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, ...
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 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 ...
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 ...
Oct 16, 2017 ... Bob Corker raise the question of whether the Trump White House could spin out
of control; The 25th Amendment sets out a process for removing a president, but
it's very difficult and ordinary politics may be a better way to go, Zelizer says.
Julian Zelizer is a history and public affairs professor at Princeton ...
Oct 12, 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
May 17, 2017 ... An increasingly vocal pool of 25 Amendment aspirants have begun to contend it
is in fact possible that the vice president and a majority of the Cabinet could
simply notify Congress that the president is unable to “discharge the powers and
duties of his office.” Even before the calamities of this past week, the ...
Oct 17, 2017 ... To the editor: Why have a 25th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution if we refuse to
use it? (“Think the 25th Amendment will take care of Trump? You're dreaming,”
Opinion, Oct. 15). Section 4 of the amendment allows the vice president and
members of the Cabinet to declare the president unfit to carry out his ...
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 ...
May 23, 2017 ... The 25th Amendment Makes Presidential Disability a Political Question. Nothing
in the text or history of the amendment is stopping the vice president, Cabinet,
and Congress from determining that the president is “unable to discharge the
powers and duties of his office.” Pablo Martinez Monsivais / AP ...
Oct 12, 2017 ... Steve Bannon reportedly told Donald Trump that the risk to his presidency wasn't
impeachment, but the 25th Amendment.
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.
Oct 25, 2017 ... Interest in using the 25th Amendment to remove a president like no other is
building. It's also pointless.
Oct 11, 2017 ... Steve Bannon warned President Trump about the 25th Amendment. Vanity Fair's
Gabriel Sherman joins Lawrence O'Donnell with more on his explosive report
that White House aides fear Trump is "unstable" and that Steve Bannon doubts
Donald Trump will finish out his term. David Frum, David Cay ...