Mon, 9 December 2019
The Forum December 9, 2019 Panelists: John Agresto, Burck Bailey, David Pollak; moderator—John Pound
Topics: 1. the constitutional nature of Presidential impeachment. If a member of Congress believes an impeachable offense has occurred, is it a duty imposed by his or her oath to vote to proceed with impeachment even if a presidential election is approaching? 2. What accounts for the sudden emergence of semi-dictatorial “strongmen” in countries with a tradition of democracy?