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Twenty-Fifth Amendment    1967

 

It's a way,

other than impeachment,

provided by the Constitution

for power to be taken away

from a sitting president.
 

 

 

 

 

What is the 25th amendment and could it remove Trump?        The Guardian        24 April 2018

 

Political dramas Homeland and Designated Survivor

have recently explored

how a president could be removed from office

using the 25th amendment to the US constitution.

 

It can only be triggered

if the president is deemed 'unfit for office'.

 

But how would it work in reality?

 

Who would be needed to trigger it?

 

And why has it never been used before?

 

The Guardian's US political reporter Sabrina Siddiqui explains

 

YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/
watch?v=owS-7YTYLHo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

25th amendment        UK / USA

 

It's a way, other than impeachment,

provided by the Constitution for power to be taken away

from a sitting president.

https://www.npr.org/2018/09/05/
645021413/amid-another-wild-week-what-you-need-to-know-about-the-25th-amendment

 

 

https://www.archives.gov/founding-docs/
amendments-11-27#toc-amendment-xxv

 

 

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/21/
us/politics/rod-rosenstein-wear-wire-25th-amendment.html

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/09/21/
650545077/rosenstein-denies-that-he-discussed-recording-trump-invoking-25th-amendment

 

https://www.npr.org/2018/09/05/
645021413/amid-another-wild-week-what-you-need-to-know-about-the-25th-amendment

 

https://www.youtube.com/
watch?v=owS-7YTYLHo - G - 24 April 2018

 

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/video/2018/apr/23/
unfit-for-office-how-the-25th-amendment-could-remove-trump-video-explainer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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