TITLE

Friends Like These

AUTHOR(S)
Gottlieb, Bruce
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;07/10/2000, Vol. 223 Issue 2/3, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the refusal of Attorney General Janet Reno to appoint an independent counsel to investigate Vice President Al Gore's fund-raising activities in the U.S. Role of the independent counsels to mitigate the political effect of a baseless or partially true charge; Credibility of the counsel to genuinely clear people of wrongdoing; Queries on the controversy concerning Gore's probable violation of the campaign finance laws in the 1996 election by phoning a series of wealthy Democratic donors from his White House office.
ACCESSION #
3287297

 

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