U.S. House Speaker John Boehner, a Republican, and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a Democrat, both pledged after the U.S. election to work with the other side. But co-operation has been in short supply in the bitterly divided U.S. Congress.
Republican Voters Want To Impeach The President. Good Luck With That.
Republican Voters Want To Impeach The President..-Sarah Palin & Republicans calling for impeachment should look at history & Constitution. Congress rarely uses this power. In case of President it infrequently results n removal from office. Only been initiated 60 times in history. Only 19 cases tried by the Senate, only 8 federal judges have been convicted & removed. House Speaker Boehner has said he is not interested in pursuing it, but the House is expected to do just that. July 26…
Carl Albert (May 10, 1908 – February 4, 2000) was a lawyer and a Democratic American politician from Oklahoma. Albert represented the southeastern portion of Oklahoma (Congressional District 3) as a Democrat for 30 years, starting in 1947. He is best known for his service as Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1971 to 1977. Held the highest political office of any Oklahoman in American history. Hail to you our Almamater. Carl Albert Titans
How a Fiscal Impasse, in 1990, Was Broken - From left, House Speaker Thomas S. Foley; President George Bush; the Senate majority leader, George J. Mitchell; and Senator Bob Dole at a budget meeting in 1990.