26, 1998--15 years ago saturday--bill clinton famously told the nation, i did not have sexual relations with that woman, miss lewinsky between tripp and a colleague questioning the counsel office's actions in the wake of foster's death played a role in fueling republican suspicions of a coverup. The metoo movement has renewed analysis of hillary clinton's decision to stand by her husband a re-examination of the sexual liaison between former us president bill clinton and white house intern monica lewinsky -- and how it shaped the political career of hillary ap photo/susan walsh, file. Monica lewinsky: clinton affair was a 'gross abuse of power' former white house intern also praises the #metoo movement in 'vanity fair' article tue, feb 27, 2018, 21:19 file image of monica lewinsky in cannes, southern france file photograph: ap photo/lionel cironneau addthis sharing buttons share to. Public shaming as a blood sport has to stop, says monica lewinsky in 1998, she says, “i was patient zero of losing a personal reputation on a global scale almost instantaneously” today, the kind of online public shaming she went through has become constant -- and can turn deadly in a brave talk, she. A photograph showing former white house intern monica lewinsky meeting president bill clinton at a white house function submitted as evidence in documents by the kenneth starr investigation and released by the house judiciary committee in 1998 (getty images) on twitter, donald trump, the gop. Ap photo/lionel cironneau, file as a 22-year-old, monica lewinsky was not exactly a good role model for female teens and twenty-somethings the affair, though certainly more a negative reflection of then-president bill clinton's character, did not render her a shining beacon worthy of imitation, either.
Hillary clinton may be gearing up for a 2016 run, but friday was dedicated to reliving the 1990s with bill the clinton presidential library and the national archives released more than 10,000 pages of presidential documents today, including lots of juicy morsels from the monica lewinsky scandal and. According to the report, a prosecutor who confronted lewinsky “exercised poor judgment and made mistakes in his analysis, planning and execution of the its disclosure follows the release of tens of thousands of pages of records in recent months by the clinton presidential library, which has renewed. Overall summary contrary to white house accusations, those doing the bulk of the original reporting did not ferry false leaks and fabrications into coverage of the lewinsky to lie about what they knew the role of vernon jordan and the role footnote 1: starr filed an emergency motion before the court of appeals for.
Overall summary contrary to white house accusations, those doing the bulk of the original reporting did not ferry false leaks and fabrications into coverage of the clinton/lewinsky story but in some important cases, the press leaned on the suspicions of investigators that did not hold up and downplayed. In january 1998, tripp discovered that lewinsky had sworn an affidavit in the paula jones case, denying a relationship with clinton she delivered tapes to kenneth starr, the independent counsel who was investigating clinton on other matters, including the whitewater scandal, the white house fbi files controversy, and.
Clinton's affair with monica lewinsky, an affair intrinsically devoid of significance to anyone except lewinsky, would have remained a secret from the public have said, if she denied a sexual relationship), and he reminded her of their cover story for her frequent trips to oval office--that she was just delivering documents. A photograph showing former white house intern monica lewinsky with president bill clinton at a white through goldberg's connections, word of tripp's tapes made it to lawyers working on behalf of paula jones, a former government employee who'd filed a lawsuit against the president for alleged sexual misconduct in. It was on this day in 1998 that president bill clinton (as seen around 6:18 in the video above) uttered 11 words that would go down in history: “i did not have sexual relations with that woman, monica lewinsky” though the definition of “ sexual relations” — and other phrases — may be questioned, even in. This study examines mainstream newspaper coverage of monica lewinsky in 1998, the year her relationship with president bill clinton came to public light it hig the qualitative content analysis of 175 articles in the wall street journal and the new york times showed that lewinsky was scrutinized and.
The most curious part may be that, according to the documents, the president watched just three movies in 1996, and only seven in 1997 this seems unlikely one of the first questions people have about clinton's movie-viewing habits is whether he ever watched a movie with monica lewinsky the short.
By the time the story broke, in january 1998, president clinton was already under investigation for the whitewater controversy the office of independent counsel was formed through the ethics in government act of 1978 as a response to the watergate scandal the role of the independent counsel. Clinton allies are comparing the confidentiality surrounding the tricky upcoming prep sessions to that of a closed film set when actors are shooting a nude scene “you can't put it beyond trump that monica lewinsky will play a role in this debate,” said greg craig, president obama's former white house.
File - in this june 25, 2015, file photo, monica lewinsky attends the cannes lions 2015, international advertising festival in cannes, southern france lewinsky tweeted a screenshot of a headline about an hln special, “the monica lewinsky scandal” lewinsky tweeted a screenshot of a headline about. In a letter on sunday, fbi director james comey wrote that newly discovered emails do not change the fbi's prior conclusion that hillary clinton should while some of the emails related to benghazi have been released, there are plenty of others covered by public-records laws that are still in the process. A previously unpublished cache of papers has revealed that hillary clinton viewed monica lewinsky, the intern with whom her husband had an affair while according to its analysis the documents - which include correspondence, diaries, interviews, strategy memos and contemporaneous accounts of. Washington— president bill clinton declared somberly friday that i have sinned, in a speech so emotional and abject — including his first public apology to monica lewinsky and her family — that it brought a group of clergymen to their feet the address was one of the most extraordinary ever given by.