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Contempt : a memoir of the Clinton investigation

Starr, Kenneth 1946- (author.). Starr, Ken. (Added Author).

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Moorhead Public Library 973.929 STA (Text) 33500012782405 Main Available -
Warroad Public Library 973.929 STA (Text) 35500006098170 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0525536132
  • ISBN: 9780525536130
  • Physical Description: xiv, 338 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Sentinel, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographic references (page 325) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Growing up Starr -- The call -- Stepping into big shoes -- Changing of the guard -- The Vince Foster death investigation -- Whitewater complexities -- Webb -- Follow the money -- White House depositions -- The 825 trial -- "Get out the vote money" -- Mysterious disappearing documents -- Flipping Jim McDougal -- Raven and the bad boys -- Shift to Washington, D.C. -- Pepperdine invitation -- Paula Corbin Jones -- Disruption -- Monica -- Explosion -- Dirt -- Closing the books on Hillary -- Monica in trouble -- Obfuscating the truth -- Breakthrough -- The President testifies -- The referral -- Stress on the family -- My testimony -- The hot seat -- Media madness -- The House votes to impeach -- The Senate trial -- Winding down -- Legacy of contempt -- Afterword.
Summary, etc.: Twenty years after the Starr Report and the Clinton impeachment, former special prosecutor Ken Starr shares his account of one of the most divisive periods in American history. Bill and Hillary Clinton have told their version of events, as have journalists and participants. But what if the popular media in the 1990s completely misunderstood Starr's motives, his tactics, and his ultimate goal: to ensure that no one, especially not the president of the United States, is above the law? Here, Starr sheds light on everything he couldn't tell us during the Clinton years, even in his carefully detailed "Starr Report" of September 1998. -- adapted from publisher info
Author Notes

Ken Starr served as independent counsel, investigating the Clinton administration, from 1994 to 1999. His distinguished legal career also includes service as solicitor general of the United States under President George H. W. Bush, as a federal court of appeals judge nominated by President Reagan, and as a law clerk to Supreme Court Chief Justice Warren Burger. He served as president of Baylor University from 2010 to 2016 and as dean of Pepperdine School of Law from 2004 to 2010.

Subject: Clinton, Bill 1946- Impeachment
Lewinsky, Monica S. (Monica Samille) 1973-
Starr, Kenneth 1946-
Presidents United States Discipline
Misconduct in office United States
Governmental investigations United States
Obstruction of justice United States
Special prosecutors United States
United States Politics and government 1993-2001
HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Ideologies / Conservatism & Liberalism
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / Executive Branch
Genre: Nonfiction.
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