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The Fall of Joseph McCarthy
Senate Committee investigating McCarthy, and found that his claims were unsubstantiated
Senate voted to censure Senator Joseph McCarthy
Senate voted to condemn McCarthy for conduct "contrary to senatorial traditions."
By the time of his death from alcoholism in 1957, the influence of Senator Joseph McCarthy in Congress was negligible.