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Archive of entries posted on 10th September 2011

Are Lindsey Graham and Scott Brown Incompatible?

Under Article I, section 6, clause 2, I mean. That Clause provides in pertinent part that “no Person holding any Office under the United States, shall be a Member of either House during his Continuance in Office.” Under this provision, known as the Incompatibility Clause, holding an office “under the United States” is deemed incompatible [...]