Resources

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 06/06/2007 - 9:33pm.

This page contains a list of links to other web sites with resources concerning the impeachment of George W. Bush and Dick Cheney. It will continue to grow as time goes on - in fact, if you have any web sites you'd like to suggest, e-mail them to this site's content manager for inclusion here.

Sponsors of the Austin "Impeach Now!" Forum:

Green Party of Texas
The Green Party of Texas is the electoral arm of the peace, social justice, and sustainable living movements in Texas, and is actively engaged in electing to public office candidates who place people above money.

Travis County Green Party
The Travis County Green Party is working to make Austin and Travis County a more humane, aware, and healthy place to live, by working for equal access to the political process for all people, regardless of gender, race, physical ability, or sexual orientation, based on theGreen Party’s “Ten Key Values."

CodePink Austin
CODEPINK is a women-initiated grassroots peace and social justice movement that seeks positive change through creative action.

The web site for the national CodePink organization is www.codepink4peace.org.

Austin World Can't Wait
World Can't Wait is organizing people living in the United States to take responsibility to stop the whole disastrous course led by the Bush administration.

The web site for the national World Can't Wait organization is worldcantwait.org; espcially read the World Can't Wait Call to Drive Out the Bush Regime on that site. (The call also appears in an image on the site's home page; but this link takes you to a page whose text you can copy and use.)

Sites With Formal Impeachment Resolutions:

Proposed House Resolution for Impeachment
The text of a proposed resolution for the impeachment of George W. Bush, written by by Francis A. Boyle, Professor of Law at the University of Illinois School of Law. It offers six concrete examples of criminal acts by Mr. Bush, acts that qualify as "high crimes and misdemeanors" under the Constitution.

Articles of Impeachment for Five Government Officials
The text of articles of impeachment against George Bush, Dick Cheney, Condoleezza Rice, Donald Rumsfeld (yes, it's a little out of date, but it's still valid), and Alberto Gonzales, crafted by by Ramsey Clark, former Attorney General of the United States. It lists twenty acts by those people that qualify as "high crimes and misdemeanors" for impeachment under the Constitution.

Representative Kucinich's Impeachment Page
On this page Rep. Dennis Kucinich explains H Res 333, a US House resolution calling for the impeachment of Dick Cheney. Not only does the page offer links to the text of the resolution, but it also gives links to over 45 instances of Mr. Cheney's misconduct in support of the resolution.

Sites With Information about the Impeachment Process:

WikiPedia on Impeachment in the United States
This is a description of the process for the impeachment of Federal officials, including the President and Vice-President, under the US Constitution.

Articles of Impeachment against Richard M. Nixon
This site contains the Articles of Impeachment introduced into the US House of Representatives against Richard M. Nixon. The following quote from Article 2 is especially appropriate to the cast against George W. Bush:

"Using the powers of the office of President of the United States, Richard M. Nixon, in violation of his constitutional oath faithfully to execute the office of President of the United States and, to the best of his ability, preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States, and in disregard of his constitutional duty to take care that the laws be faithfully executed, has repeatedly engaged in conduct violating the constitutional rights of citizens, impairing the due and proper administration of justice and the conduct of lawful inquiries, or contravening the laws governing agencies of the executive branch and the purposed of these agencies."

The Genius of Impeachment: The Founders' Cure for Royalism
This is the Amazon.com web page for the book. A reader's review of the book says: "Author Nichols carefully and fully lays out the history of Impeachment from the founding of the Constitution and why it applies more so than ever today."

Articles and Editorials Calling for Impeachment:

Impeach Cheney by Bruce Fein, Associate Deputy Attorney General under Ronald Reagan
The article's subtitle is "The vice president has run utterly amok and must be stopped." Some excerpts:

    "Cheney has dulled political accountability and concocted theories for evading the law and Constitution that would have embarrassed King George III."

    "As Alexander Hamilton advised in the Federalist Papers, an impeachable offense is a political crime against the nation. Cheney's multiple crimes against the Constitution clearly qualify."

Sites of Other Groups Supporting Impeachment:
Impeach Bush
This site contains an on-line referendum that you can sign onto, to call for the impeachment of Mr. Bush. The people behind it also place newspaper ads calling for his impeachment and removal from office.

Impeach Cheney
After Downing Street's report on the progress of Rep. Kucinich's resolution to impeach Dick Cheney. At this point, the resolution has 8 co-sponsors, listed on the site.

Impeach07
Ongoing national, state, and local impeachment hearings, resolutions, town meetings, and debates, ongoing since the publication of the Downing Street Memos in May 2005.

ImpeachPAC: Citizens Impeachment Commission
The goals of this Commission are: to put impeachment firmly "on the map" of national politics by demonstrating broad and significant support for the impeachment of George Bush and Dick Cheney; to lobby Members of Congress to introduce Articles of Impeachment immediately; to write blogs and op-eds and appear on TV and radio and at Town Halls to promote impeachment.

List of States, Cities, etc., with Resolutions for Impeachment
This page contains a continually updated list of where impeachment resolutions have been introduced and/or passed. It includes state legislatures; political party committees; state legislative districts; cities, towns, & counties; local political groups; and unions.

Step-by-Step Process to Get a City Government Adopt a Resolution
This site is officially a "Guide to Getting a City Council Resolution Against War with Iraq Passed in Your Community;" but the steps it outlines are just as good for getting your city to adopt a resolution in favor of impeaching Bush an Cheney.

12 Reasons to Impeach Bush and Cheney
This page is primarily a review of the book Impeach the President: The Case Against Bush and Cheney by one of our speakers, Dr. Dennis Loo. About halfway down the page, though, is a very concise and compelling list of 12 reasons why both Bush and Cheney must be impeached.

'Impeach' T-Shirts and Gifts
This page on the Cafe Press site offers T-shirts, mugs, buttons, and magnets for sale with various images, all calling for impeachment.