TITLE

Under the microscope

AUTHOR(S)
Hedges, Stephen J.; Headden, Susan
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/24/94, Vol. 116 Issue 3, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how a special prosecutor will examine the involvement of President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Clinton in puzzling Arkansas investments. Partnership with Jim and Susan McDougal in Whitewater Development Co. Inc. in 1978; Possibility that McDougal's failed Madison Guaranty Savings & Loan improperly diverted depositor funds to Clinton's gubernatorial campaign; Lack of basis for criminal charges; More. INSET: A Whitewater primer..
ACCESSION #
9401197659

 

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