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  •  Franlkin in favor of impeachment (2+ / 0-)
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    Vetwife, bjedward

    to those against the idea (whether for political expediency) Franklin wanted expressly:

    At the Philadelphia Convention, Benjamin Franklin noted that, historically, the removal of “obnoxious” chief executives had been accomplished by assassination. Franklin suggested that a proceduralized mechanism for removal — impeachment — would be preferable.

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