Hillary clinton said on cbs that her husband, former president bill clinton, should absolutely not have resigned in the wake of the monica lewinsky scandal the former first lady and us. Starr recommended impeaching clinton on 11 grounds including perjury, obstruction of justice, witness tampering and abuse of power the report revealed the explosive nature of clinton's relationship with lewinsky. In an interview on hardball with chris matthews which aired on aug 27, 1998, donald trump talks about then-president bill clinton who was embroiled in the monica lewinsky scandal. Hillary clinton says that her husband was right not to resign from the presidency in the wake of the monica lewinsky scandal, she told cbs' sunday morning as first lady, she stood by his side. A real-life political thriller, 'the impeachment of bill clinton' is the most in-depth and intimate account of how one of the biggest scandals in our nation's history unfolded, forever.
Former president bill clinton spoke out about the metoo movement and the monica lewinsky scandal as nbc's craig melvin sat down with him and author james patterson, saying, if the facts were. Clinton remained in office, while lewinsky was shamed and her burgeoning career ruined recently, in the wake of the #metoo movement, many people have been revisiting the scandal, including lewinsky herself. Hillary clinton denies bill's affair with monica lewinsky was an 'abuse of power' the 2016 democratic presidential nominee quickly tried to change the conversation to president donald trump's own.
Aftermath of the scandal sources the monica lewinsky scandal began in the late 1990s, when america was rocked by a political sex scandal involving president bill clinton and monica lewinsky, a white house intern in her early 20s in 1995, the two began a sexual relationship that continued sporadically until 1997. Hillary clinton vehemently denied in an interview sunday that her husband's extramarital affair with then-white house intern monica lewinsky was an abuse of power and added that former president. The clinton lewinsky scandal remains one of the most high profile scandals to involve a president in the history of us politics, ultimately leading to only the 2nd impeachment of an american. Former president bill clinton said in an interview that aired monday that he would not handle the monica lewinsky scandal any differently today, even in light of the #metoo movement, and that he. Starr was the independent counsel who investigated the clinton-lewinsky affair and accused clinton of using perks of his political posts to lure women, newsweek reported bill clinton claimed at.
Hillary clinton on sunday said her husband absolutely should not have resigned following the monica lewinsky scandal, saying that lewinsky was an adult when she had an affair with former. Nbc's craig melvin triggered bill clinton when he asked the former president to take a look at his scandal with monica lewinsky through the modern-day lens of the #metoo movement melvin was interviewing clinton and author james patterson about their new book, the president is missing the. By making this the topic of discussion, the panel—and politico—manages to separate the lewinsky episode from the other elements of the conservative mission to destroy the clinton presidency.
Clinton said that he did the right thing during the lewinsky scandal by not resigning and fighting impeachment, however, acknowledged that he couldn't get elected today. Lewinsky has since become an outspoken advocate against bullying, and has spoken openly about how the clinton sex scandal negatively impacted her life hillary, pulling a donald trump, deflected questions about bill's sexual misbehavior, and brought up the allegations against the current president. Former us president bill clinton speaks at georgetown university's gaston hall november 6, 2017 in washington, dc clinton said he still has raw pain about the monica lewinsky scandal during an appearance on the daily show win mcnamee/getty images and that should be the number one priority of everybody.
The clinton-lewinsky scandal was an american political sex scandal that involved 49-year-old president bill clinton and 22-year-old white house intern monica lewinsky the sexual relationship took place between 1995 and 1997 and came to light in 1998. In june 1995, monica lewinsky's move to washington, dc, was unremarkable she was a 21-year-old recent college grad with an unpaid internship in the office of president bill clinton's chief. Bill clinton's big scandal technology, science, and the press create new precedents for cheating politicians imagine if bill clinton's infamous affair with 22 year old white house intern monica lewinsky had taken place thirty years earlier, in 1968. Hillary clinton comforted herself with mocha cakes and made her husband and then-president bill sleep on the couch during the monica lewinsky scandal fallout.