House Committee on Investigation of Impeachment Charges Against Governor James E. Ferguson, Committee of the Whole - 35th R.S. (1917)


  • Conduct a full, fair, and impartial investigation into the impeachment charges against Governor James E. Ferguson.*
  • The Speaker will appoint a committee of three to select an attorney who shall represent the House of Representatives in said charges.*
  • The Speaker shall appoint from among the members of the House a lawyer who shall pass on the admissibility of testimony.*
  • At the conclusion the testimony the committee shall recommend to the House such action as may be necessary.*

* This represents an abstract of the report contents. Charge text is incomplete or unavailable.


On August 1, 1917 the House adopted a resolution by Fly to meet as a Committee of the Whole for the purpose of investigating the impeachment charges against Governor James E. Ferguson.

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