Thursday, July 05, 2007

What Would Our Fore Fathers Think?

On Tuesday Xtra highlighted Geoge Mason’s views on the presidents power to pardon. I thought I would follow up with James Madison’s response.

"[I]f the President be connected, in any suspicious manner, with any person, and there be grounds [to] believe he will shelter him, the House of Representatives can impeach him; they can remove him if found guilty...”

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