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  • Educator Alex Gendler
  • Director Mark Phillips
  • Animator Luke Rotzler, Mark Phillips
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  • Content Producer Gerta Xhelo
  • Editorial Producer Alex Rosenthal
  • Narrator Addison Anderson


Additional Resources for you to Explore
Read more about the origins of impeachment and the history of its use, or find the relevant clauses in the Constitution listed here. You can also read the essays in the Federalist Papers by Alexander Hamilton and John Jay for more historical context on how impeachment was defined, as well as this discussion of these essays' relevance today.