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Clinton Impeachment: Statement By Senator Fred Thompson

The following is a statement from the Senate’s closed deliberations on the Articles of Impeachment against President Clinton, excerpts of which senators were allowed to publish in the Congressional Record for Friday, February 12, 1999.

Senator Fred Thompson was a Republican senator from Tennessee. He served from 1994 until 2003. In 1973, Thompson served as minority counsel to Republican senators on the Senate Watergate Committee. He died in 2015.

Statement by Senator Fred Thompson (Republican – Tennessee)

In 1994, Paula Corbin Jones sued President Clinton for sexual harassment which she alleged he committed against her in 1991, when he was Governor of Arkansas. The Supreme Court of the United States permitted the lawsuit to proceed in 1997. [Read more…]