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Exposing Bush's historical abuse of power, Salon

As if anyone ought to be surprised. Why no impeachment? The Democrats are implicated, especially the leadership. Conyers keeps promising a "surprise." Is this it? Exactly what does an administration need to do before impeachment is "on the table"?

Salon has uncovered new evidence of post-9/11 spying on Americans. Obtained documents point to a potential investigation of the White House that could rival Watergate.

By Tim Shorrock

Jul. 23, 2008 The last several years have brought a parade of dark revelations about the George W. Bush administration, from the manipulation of intelligence to torture to extrajudicial spying inside the United States. But there are growing indications that these known abuses of power may only be the tip of the iceberg. Now, in the twilight of the Bush presidency, a movement is stirring in Washington for a sweeping new inquiry into White House malfeasance that would be modeled after the famous Church Committee congressional investigation of th…