COMMENT:

During Watergate, the House Judiciary Committee considered five articles of impeachment against Richard Nixon — and voted down two of them. During the impeachment of Bill Clinton, the House voted on four articles —

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1. Obstruction of justice

2. Contempt of Congress

3. Abuse of power

4. Impairing the administration of justice

5. Acceptance of emoluments

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6. Corruption of elections

7. Abuse of pardons

8. Conduct grossly incompatible with the presidency