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April 16, 1868 Witnesses Testify About Statements by President in Johnson Impeachment Trial

Discussion in 'Post Civil War History, The Reconstruction Period' started by Pat Young, Apr 16, 2018.

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    To get a sense of the acrimony surrounding the Impeachment Trial, you might want to read the Times' description of the fight that broke out when a motion was made to adjourn for the day:

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    Butler raised the possibility that a financial scandal was in the offing:

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    The managers were none too happy with the Senate votes:

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