TITLE

Unpardoned

PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
New Republic;03/05/2001, Vol. 224 Issue 10, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the controversial pardon issued by former President Bill Clinton to fugitive financier Marc Rich in the United States. Criticism Clinton has received from his own political party for his actions; Thoughts on the impact of the controversy on Clinton's efforts to erase earlier indiscretions of his administration; Information on the Pardon Attorney Reform and Integrity Act designed by Senator Orrin Hatch; View that if Congress passed the Hatch act, it would be much less likely that sleazy pardons would pollute the political culture in the years to come.
ACCESSION #
4133274

 

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