The Impeachers

The Impeachers

Constant Wonder

Madam President

Episode: Madam President

  • Feb 11, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 18:18 mins

Presidential impeachment has occurred throughout our nation’s history, beginning with Lincoln’s infamous successor, Andrew Johnson. Author and historian Brenda Wineapple explains the first US presidential impeachment. Guest: Brenda Wineapple, author of "The Impeachers: The Trial of Andrew Johnson and the Dream of a Just Nation"