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  Why War? Keywords: Monica Lewinsky   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Monica Samille Lewinsky (born July 23, 1973) is an American businesswoman who was caught up in a political scandal investigation when she was an intern working at the White House.
Lewinsky graduated with a Psychology degree from Lewis and Clark College in 1995 and afterwards she worked at the White House during the first term of Bill Clinton.
Lewinsky admitted that her relationship with Clinton involved oral sex, including oral-anal contact, as documented in the well-known Starr report, which eventually led to President Clinton's Senate impeachment, on the allegation of perjury regarding the affair.
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 US Bazaar.com : Encyclopedia Pages : Lewinsky scandal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
As Lewinsky's relationship with the President became more distant and after she had left the White House to work at the Pentagon, Lewinsky confided details of her feelings and the President's behavior to her friend and Defense Department co-worker Linda Tripp who was secretly recording their telephone conversations.
When Tripp discovered in January 1998 that Lewinsky had signed an affidavit denying the relationship in the Paula Jones case, she delivered the tapes to Kenneth Starr, the independent counsel who was investigating the president on various other matters including the Whitewater scandal, Filegate, and Travelgate.
Monica Lewinsky on her U.S. Government ID Pundits debated whether or not Clinton would address the allegations in his State of the Union Address.
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 Lewinsky scandal
Unbeknownst to Lewinsky, Tripp was illegally recording their telephone conversations with the intent to aid Republican persecution of the Democrat President, and eventually delivered the tapes to Kenneth Starr, Independent Counsel appointed by congress to investigate the President on various other matters.
Lewinsky admitted that her relationship with Clinton involved oral sex, including oral-anal contact, as documented in the Starr report[?], which eventually led to President Clinton's impeachment, on the basis of perjury and obstruction of justice regarding the affair.
Among other things, he had denied having had sex with Lewinsky, but in light of incontrovertible evidence (the "blue dress"), he amended his story, saying that he had had oral sex with Lewinsky, but this had not constituted "sexual intercourse", which was what he had been denying in previous testimony.
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 Lewinsky scandal - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Lewinsky scandal, sensation that enveloped the presidency of Bill Clinton in 1998-99, leading to his impeachment by the U.S. House of Representatives and acquittal by the Senate.
Lewinsky had earlier, in a deposition in the same case, also denied having such a relationship.
His adviser Vernon Jordan denied having counseled Lewinsky to lie in the Jones case, or having arranged a job for her outside Washington, to help cover up the affair.
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-lewinsky.html   (1092 words)

  
 Monica Lewinsky
Monica Lewinsky (born July 23, 1973) is an American businesswoman who was caught up in an American political investigation when she was an intern[?] working at the White House.
She graduated with a Psychology degree from Lewis and Clark College in 1995 and afterwards she worked at the White House during the first term of Bill Clinton.
The news of this affair, and the resulting investigation, and impeachment, became known as the Monica Lewinsky scandal.
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 A Guide to the Monica Lewinsky Story
Lewinsky say she has told them the president had a private meeting with her on December 28 and suggested that she could avoid testifying in the Paula Jones case by going to New York City.
On Jan. 23, ABC News reported that Lewinsky may have had in her possession a blue dress--kept as a souvenir--which was stained with the semen of the president.
Lewinsky admitted to having a sexual relationship with the president during a meeting with prosecutors on July 27 in New York.
www.coffeeshoptimes.com /monica.html   (1340 words)

  
 A Chronology: Key Moments In The Clinton-Lewinsky Saga
Lewinsky reportedly met privately with Clinton and he allegedly encouraged her to be "evasive" in her answers in the Jones' lawsuit.
June 22, 1998: Kramer Books and lawyers for Monica Lewinsky strike a deal in which records of Lewinsky's purchases are submitted to Ken Starr's office by her lawyers and not the book store, thereby allowing the book store to maintain it stood up for the First Amendment.
July 9, 1998: Monica Lewinsky announces she is prepared to cooperate in the Maryland investigation into the legality of Linda Tripp's tapes of phone conversations as Tripp appears before the grand jury for the fourth time.
www.cnn.com /ALLPOLITICS/1998/resources/lewinsky/timeline   (4231 words)

  
 Monica Lewinsky scandal - dKosopedia
Unbeknownst to Lewinsky, Tripp was recording their telephone conversations, and eventually delivered the tapes to Kenneth Starr, the independent counsel appointed by Congress to investigate the president on various other matters.
Lewinsky was offered and received transactional immunity on July 28, 1998 in exchange for her grand jury testimony over the false charges in the Paula Jones case, concerning her relationship with President Clinton.
Under oath she admitted that her relationship with President Clinton involved performing oral sex on him, as documented in the Starr report, which eventually led to President Clinton's impeachment, on the basis of alleged perjury and obstruction of justice regarding the affair.
www.dkosopedia.com /wiki/Lewinsky_scandal   (2261 words)

  
 Court TV Online
Lewinsky has stated that she sent a note indicating her decision to seek employment in New York, but I do not believe she has said the note expressed dissatisfaction about her search for a job there.
Lewinsky either discussed with me or gave me a list of the kinds of jobs she was interested in, although, I do not know whether it was on Saturday, Oct., 11, 1997.
Lewinsky on December 28, 1997, I knew she was planning to move to New York and we discussed her move.
www.courttv.com /casefiles/clintoncrisis/112798_answerstext.html   (6759 words)

  
 ABC News: Five Years After Monica Lewinsky Scandal
The five years that have past since the scandal may not be enough to judge the long-term impact of the Lewinsky scandal on American politics.
When all is said and done, the scandal that rocked the world in 1998 might end up being little more than a memorable footnote in U.S. political history.
Monica Lewinsky moved to lower Manhattan after the scandal came to a slow end.
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 When is sex harassment? - role of harassment in Monica Lewinsky scandal Insight on the News - Find Articles
Lewinsky may have begun in 1995, that is, when she was a White House intern, and she received a promotion to the White House staff.
Indeed it was that same November, according to Lewinsky's testimony, that she left the internship program and joined the staff of the White House Legislative Office as a paid employee.
But it must have been late November, since the first two sexual encounters between the president and Lewinsky occurred during the government shutdown when she was still an intern.
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 ABC News: Five Years After Monica Lewinsky Scandal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Earlier scandals seemed under control and the White House was busy building a bridge to the 21st century.
It's been five years since news broke of the scandalous affair between President Clinton and former intern Monica Lewinsky — a few trysts that nearly ended a presidency.
The real opening act in the Lewinsky scandal came four days later, when the rest of the world learned the young woman's name.
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 Zippergate: Monica Lewinsky Scandal Web Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Perhaps the saddest legacy of the ZipperGate scandal is the ruins of the World Trade Center.
Well if you remember, the ZipperGate scandal period was interspersed with mini-confrontations with Iraq and air and missile strikes against Al-Quaida terrorists camps.
President Clinton tried to warn us about Osama bin Laden, but he was losing credibility with everyone (Republicans, Democrats, everybody) over the scandal and his oft-changing definitions of what "is" is and what "sexual relations" means.
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 Mike's Opinion: 11 Sp 98
The Monica Lewinsky scandal is the best thing to happen to President Clinton since 1996.
he Monica Lewinsky scandal is the best thing to happen to President Clinton since his party's overwhelmingly successful misinformation/demonization blitz against what we were supposed to believe was a two-headed "Dole/Gingrich" monster in 1996.
There are those who argue that this scandal is hurting the public image, and political power, of the President.
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 BBC News | Clinton Scandal | Scandalous scoop breaks online
There is no doubt that in many respects the scandal surrounding President Bill Clinton bears an uncanny resemblance to the notorious Watergate scandal, which brought down the President Richard Nixon in the 1970s.
For it was in the wilds of cyberspace - not the morning newspaper - that the story of Bill Clinton's alleged affair with a young White House intern, Monica Lewinsky, first unfolded.
On January 14, according to Newsweek's account, Mr Isikoff learned that the Special Prosecutor Kenneth Starr was investigating obstruction of justice and perjury in the Paula Jones case, and that Monica Lewinsky was a target of the investigation.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/special_report/1998/clinton_scandal/50031.stm   (680 words)

  
 Watergate Refresher
Monica Lewinsky scandal with the Watergate scandal of the Nixon Administration.
And because Lewinsky was a consenting partner to the offense, there was no criminal act involved (though the Republicans made more than a passing attempt to characterize Clinton's actions as "sexual harassment", because it involved an employee.
At the core of the Watergate scandal, there were a number of discrete criminal acts, and the cover-up was intended to prevent the men who committed these acts from being caught.
www.chromehorse.net /rants/rants98/nixon.htm   (1168 words)

  
 Monica! The Musical - Synopsis
However, as it becomes clear that Monica's feelings are fast outgrowing his, and that she envisions a future with him that is not possible, Bill suddenly ends their relationship.
As Monica begins to realize that her relationship with the Prez is truly over, it is already too late.
He kidnaps Monica and, as is his custom, sleazily interrogates her at a sleazy hotel ("Yes Or No").
www.monicathemusical.com /details/synopsis.html   (1258 words)

  
 Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly . PERSPECTIVES . Monica Lewinsky Scandal . August 7, 1998 | PBS
BOB ABERNETHY: Now, Perspectives on the Monica Lewinsky story, the ethical nightmare everyone overwhelmingly in and out of Washington wishes would go away.
If you think back to the day before this scandal broke, he was in very good shape.
Monica Lewinsky, I think, has gone through a lot.
www.pbs.org /wnet/religionandethics/week149/perspectives.html   (1098 words)

  
 Yeltsin: Intelligence Report Warned of Lewinsky Scandal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
He says that in late 1996, well before the Monica Lewinsky scandal made headlines, Russian intelligence agencies provided him with a coded report detailing a plan concocted by Republican operatives to place an attractive female in the White House.
The Russian communiqué claimed the plan was to play on Clinton’s "penchant" for young ladies and to ensnare him in a sex scandal that would bring down his presidency.
Yeltsin writes that some time after the scandal passed, he considered giving Clinton a copy of the secret Russian report but decided he wouldn’t, fearing the report might "traumatize" Clinton.
www.newsmax.com /articles/?a=2000/10/9/02048   (335 words)

  
 News from Agape Press
This is the second in a three-part series focusing on the last three years of the Clinton White House, and in particular, the Monica Lewinsky affair -- which will forever be linked with his presidency.
For Christians, the Monica Lewinsky scandal will be remembered as the point that his Presidency lost all credibility.
Shortly after the Monica Lewinsky scandal broke in 1998, President Clinton started meeting with a group of spiritual advisors: Pastors Tony Campolo and Philip Wogaman and writer Gordon MacDonald.
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 Washingtonpost.com Special Report: Clinton Accused Key Players
Lewinsky came to the public's attention after she was subpoenaed by lawyers in the
over what precisely Lewinsky was willing to tell a grand jury in return for immunity from a possible perjury charge stemming from her affidavit.
Lewinsky got her job in the White House in part because of a recommendation from family friend and major Democratic contributor
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-srv/politics/special/clinton/players/lewinsky.htm   (331 words)

  
 Capitol Hill Blue: The Monica Lewinsky Lesson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
If it hadn't been for the Monica Lewinsky scandal, the United States might have had the blessing of private Social Security accounts, and that's one reason I think Karl Rove should resign as a chief aide to President Bush.
Had his political capital not been dramatically lessened by the Lewinsky scandal, I think it a good possibility he would have nudged Congress into enacting them.
But scandals sap the energy and the power of the targeted parties, just as surely as they energize and empower those who use them for partisan or ideological advantage.
www.capitolhillblue.com /artman/publish/article_7043.shtml   (748 words)

  
 Research
A married man held in the highest regard by the public and his adolescent intern, both engaging themselves in a relationship that has become one of the most well-known and will be for years to come.
Lewinsky, while trying to hold on to every last string of redemption that he possibly could.
Bill Clinton had been involved in an affair with Monica Lewinsky, and word spread across the nation like wildfire, scarring both of their names for life.
www.unc.edu /~mtiffany/research.html   (990 words)

  
 bill clinton and monica lewinsky scandal - Books, journals, articles @ The Questia Online Library   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
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 Lewinsky scandal — Infoplease.com
case, had previously received tape recordings made by Linda R. Tripp (a former coworker of Lewinsky's) of telephone conversations in which Lewinsky described her involvement with the president.
denied having counseled Lewinsky to lie in the Jones case, or having arranged a job for her outside Washington, to help cover up the affair.
When critics act like Starrs: Lewinsky, interviewed about HBO documentary, gets tough questions about sex scandal.
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 The Monica Lewinsky Link Page 2
Monica Lewinsky's reply to independent counsel Ken Starr who is considering seeking an indictment against Monica Lewinsky for perjury
Humpery Bogart and Albert Einstein agree that Monica Lewinsky is a Dame!
Monica Lewinsky as she would appear on the cover of Cigar Aficionado Magazine
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 Clinton: Scandals
In a statement about the agreement, Clinton said, quote: 'I tried to walk a fine line between acting lawfully and testifying falsely, but I now recognize that I did not fully accomplish this goal and that certain of my responses to questions about Ms.
Lewinsky were false.' In his statement, do you think Clinton admits to lying under oath?"
"As you may remember, President Clinton was impeached by the House of Representatives and tried by the Senate for his actions during the Lewinsky scandal.
www.pollingreport.com /scandals.htm   (1000 words)

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