Should the country have an upper-limit age restriction on those seeking its highest office?
The process requires a critical evaluation of disputed facts or legal issues. That’s the whole point.
The country is getting a high-profile lesson in the muddling of law and politics.
What exactly is abuse of power? And, for that matter, what is “obstruction of Congress”?
America’s political leaders like to talk a big game about proper constitutional conduct and high-minded principles, but the history of impeachment reveals that partisanship is a more powerful motivator.
For more than half of the country’s history, potential impeachment defendants had wildly different rights from the ones they have today.