TITLE

Reno, Waxman move to muzzle convicted Clinton contributors

AUTHOR(S)
Chapman, Michael
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Human Events;10/24/97, Vol. 53 Issue 40, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that US Justice Department head Janet Reno sent a letter to House Government Reform and Oversight Chairman Dan Burton opposing grants of immunity to two key witnesses in the Democratic fundraising scandal, Eugene and Nora Lum. Details of the Lums' testimony; Hindrance to the Lums' revelation of illegal fundraising by the Democratic Party.
ACCESSION #
80201

 

Related Articles

  • Legal tender. Gibbs, Nancy; Duffy, Michael // Time International (South Pacific Edition);3/17/97, Issue 11, p22 

    Discusses the investigations into the contributions of businessman Johnny Chung to the United States Democratic Party. Why those involved, President Bill Clinton, Vice-President Al Gore, Maggie Williams, and Evan Ryan, have not broken any laws; The struggle of Attorney General Janet Reno; The...

  • Legal tender. Gibbs, Nancy; Duffy, Michael; al, et // Time;3/17/1997, Vol. 149 Issue 11, p20 

    Discusses the investigations into the contributions of businessman Johnny Chung to the United States Democratic Party. The appearance to date that President Bill Clinton, Vice-President Al Gore, Maggie Williams, and Evan Ryan, have not broken any laws; The struggle of Attorney General Janet...

  • The good provider. Weisskopf, Michael // Time International (South Pacific Edition);2/10/97, Issue 6, p22 

    Profiles Alan Solomont, the Democratic Party's finance chairman. His business background; His work in lobbying nursing-home owners for funds for the Democratic Party; The amount of money he has raised for the Democratic Party; The amount he has personally given; His lobbying of Congress on...

  • A China connection? Hosenball, Mark; Thomas, Evan // Newsweek;2/24/1997, Vol. 129 Issue 8, p34 

    Investigates allegations that Democratic Party fundraisers, most especially John Huang, were in contact with the Chinese Embassy in Washington and funneled money from the embassy to the Democratic Party. The story in the 'Washington Post'; Question of the Chinese government's involvement in...

  • Entertaining Mrs. Sloane. Hays, Charlotte // New York;8/19/96, Vol. 29 Issue 32, p29 

    Profiles Kathy Sloane, a New York real-estate broker best known as a fund-raiser for Democratic causes. Astonishment from critics at her rapid rise to success; Some well-publicized events in which she has participated; Her personal history; Her husband, Harvey Sloane's political ventures.

  • The new cash crop. Silver, Nathan; Davis, Ruth G. // New York;02/09/98, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p13 

    Considers the possibility that the scandal surrounding President Clinton could be healthy for the Democratic fund-raising machine. The consideration given to the subject by Roy Romer the governor of Colorado and general chairman of the Democratic National Committee; The contributors who are...

  • The iced-tea defense. Walsh, Kenneth T.; Lavelle, Marianne // U.S. News & World Report;06/19/2000, Vol. 128 Issue 24, p24 

    Discusses United States Vice President Al Gore's role in a 1996 fundraising scandal. Significance of the phone calls made by Gore from the White House to raise money for the Democratic National Committee's ad campaign; Scepticism about Gore's professed ignorance of the illegal hard money;...

  • THE KINGMAKER. Weisskopf, Michael // Time International (South Pacific Edition);6/5/2000, Issue 22, p22 

    Profiles Democratic political fund raiser, Terry McAuliffe. Success as a fundraiser for the Democratic party; Importance of McAuliffe in the United States presidential campaign of Vice President Al Gore; Extreme measures and tactics that he uses to raise money; Close relationship with US...

  • Volumes of abuse but no reforms. Barnes, Julian E. // U.S. News & World Report;02/23/98, Vol. 124 Issue 7, p44 

    Focuses on the report of Republican Senator Fred Thompson on the fund raising of the Democratic Party in the United States. Mention of recommended reforms including regulation of donations.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics