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Edmunds, George Franklin Explained

Edmunds, George Franklin at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

U.S. senator and expert on constitutional law. Born in Richmond, Vt., he was a lawyer and legislator in Vermont, then served in the U.S. Senate 1866-91, where he was active in the impeachment of Pres. A. Johnson, chaired the judiciary committee (1872-79, 1882-91), and was a principal author of the Sherman Antitrust Act (1890).