Investigating the President

 Bowles Testifies Before Grand Jury (04-02-98)

 White House Supports News Media's Request (04-01-98)

 Starr Investigation Costs Just Shy of $30 Million (04-01-98)

 Landow Not A Clinton Confidant (03-27-98)

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 Ken Starr Discusses His Investigation (04-02-98)

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 Lewinsky Father: Executive Privilege Will Prolong Daughter's Suffering (03-23-98)

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 Legal Documents Released In The Jones v. Clinton Case

 The Willey-Clinton Letters

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 CNN Special: What Do We Know? (03-13-98)


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 Starr vb. Clinton (03-24-98)



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Details Of A Settlement Offer

What Jones' lawyers offered Clinton late last year

By Bob Franken/CNN

WASHINGTON (AllPolitics, Jan. 27) -- CNN has confirmed the details of an out-of-court settlement offered late last year to President Bill Clinton by Paula Jones' lawyers.

It would consist of the following terms: the president would not have to confirm Jones' charges; the president would have to design a statement on White House stationery, which would read: "I do not deny meeting her in a hotel room. This meeting occurred at my request and my initiation. I apologize for any inappropriate intentions manifested. I believe Paula Jones to be a truthful person. Neither I or anyone else will say anything else."

Clinton would have read the statement at a press conference on December 18, 1997. The president would also have to pay Jones $2.6 million, a figure subsequently reduced to $2 million.

The proposal was rejected outright by the president's lawyer, Bob Bennett.

In Other News

Tuesday Jan. 27, 1998

Clinton: Use Budget Surpluses To Fix Social Security
Lott Charts a Slightly Different Course
Grand Jury Convened Without Lewinsky Testimony
Details Of A Settlement Offer
Lewinsky Allegations Overshadow State Of The Union
White House Scandal At A Glance
Report: Lewinsky Allegedly Forged Document
Hillary Clinton: 'This Is A Battle'
Chelsea Deals With A Scandal

Speech Memorable For What Clinton Didn't Say

Clinton Gets A Bounce
Gender Gap Shows Up In Controversy
Most Americans Still Have Confidence In Clinton

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