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Rep. Leonard Boswell (D-IA) cosigns 333 to Impeach Cheney

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Iowa Representative Leonard Boswell quietly added his name as the 25th cosigner of House Resolution 333 on Valentine's Day, February 14th, joining the rising call for the impeachment of Vice President Richard B. Cheney.

Boswell is the first name added this year, as the most recent Representative to add her name was Wisconsin's Gwen Moore, who signed on December 19th.

Representative Boswell is a member of the powerful House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence - the primary committee in the U.S. House of Representatives charged with the oversight of the United States Intelligence Community.

Boswell's signing may be indicative of Congress beginning to shift in the direction of holding the Vice President and other Bush Administration officials more strictly accountable for the 935 lies documented by The Center for Public Integrity during their heavy push to war prior to the invasion and occupation of Iraq.

From The Library of Congress - Thomas:

H.RES.333

Title: Impeaching Richard B. Cheney, Vice President of the United States, for high crimes and misdemeanors.

Sponsor: Rep Kucinich, Dennis J. [OH-10]
(introduced 4/24/2007)
Cosponsors (25)

Related Bills:
H.RES.799

Latest Major Action: 5/4/2007
Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.


COSPONSORS(25):

Rep Clay, Wm. Lacy [MO-1]
- 5/1/2007

Rep Schakowsky, Janice D. [IL-9]
- 5/1/2007

Rep Wynn, Albert Russell [MD-4]
- 5/10/2007

Rep Clarke, Yvette D. [NY-11]
- 6/6/2007

Rep Lee, Barbara [CA-9]
- 6/7/2007

Rep Woolsey, Lynn C. [CA-6]
- 6/7/2007

Rep Waters, Maxine [CA-35]
- 6/12/2007

Rep Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [GA-4]
- 6/28/2007

Rep Ellison, Keith [MN-5]
- 6/28/2007

Rep McDermott, Jim [WA-7]
- 7/10/2007

Rep Moran, James P. [VA-8]
- 7/10/2007

Rep Farr, Sam [CA-17]
- 7/12/2007

Rep Filner, Bob [CA-51]
- 7/12/2007

Rep Brady, Robert A. [PA-1]
- 7/24/2007

Rep Baldwin, Tammy [WI-2]
- 8/1/2007

Rep Payne, Donald M. [NJ-10]
- 8/1/2007

Rep Cohen, Steve [TN-9]
- 8/4/2007

Rep Jackson-Lee, Sheila [TX-18]
- 8/4/2007

Rep Kilpatrick, Carolyn C. [MI-13]
- 9/7/2007

Rep Towns, Edolphus [NY-10]
- 9/27/2007

Rep Watson, Diane E. [CA-33]
- 10/16/2007

Rep Davis, Danny K. [IL-7]
- 11/5/2007

Rep Grijalva, Raul M. [AZ-7]
- 12/5/2007

Rep Moore, Gwen [WI-4]
- 12/19/2007

Rep Boswell, Leonard L. [IA-3]
- 2/14/2008

 

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