Explained: What is the purpose of the 25th Amendment

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SCRANTON, Pa. (WBRE/WYOU-TV ) — Lawmakers have recently floated the idea of invoking the 25th Amendment to the Constitution after a violent group entered the U.S. Capitol Wednesday afternoon.

Dr. Adam Shprintzen, an associate professor of social sciences at Marywood University in Pennsylvania discussed the purpose of the 25th Amendment and why it was established.

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