ad info

CNN.com
 MAIN PAGE
 WORLD
 ASIANOW
 U.S.
 U.S. LOCAL
 ALLPOLITICS
  TIME
  analysis
  community
 WEATHER
 BUSINESS
 SPORTS
 TECHNOLOGY
 NATURE
 ENTERTAINMENT
 BOOKS
 TRAVEL
 FOOD
 HEALTH
 STYLE
 IN-DEPTH

 custom news
 Headline News brief
 daily almanac
 CNN networks
 on-air transcripts
 news quiz

 CNN WEB SITES:
CNN Websites
 TIME INC. SITES:
 MORE SERVICES:
 video on demand
 video archive
 audio on demand
 news email services
 free email accounts
 desktop headlines
 pointcast
 pagenet

 DISCUSSION:
 message boards
 chat
 feedback

 SITE GUIDES:
 help
 contents
 search

 FASTER ACCESS:
 europe
 japan

 WEB SERVICES:
 TIME on politics Congressional Quarterly CNN/AllPolitics CNN/AllPolitics - Storypage, with TIME and Congressional Quarterly
Investigating The President

The Starr investigation: At a glance

Friday's developments:

  • In damning detail, Independent Counsel Ken Starr's report outlines a case for impeaching President Bill Clinton on 11 grounds, including perjury, obstruction of justice, witness-tampering and abuse of power. The report offers lurid details of the sexual relationship between Clinton and ex-White House intern Monica Lewinsky.

  • The House approves the public release, via the Internet, of Starr's report about possible impeachable offenses by President Bill Clinton. The vote was 363-63.

  • President Clinton hosts his annual prayer breakfast, saying he agreed with critics who said he was not contrite enough in his Aug. 17 speech when he first publicly confessed his extramarital affair with Monica Lewinsky. "I don't think there is a fancy way to say that I have sinned," Clinton said.

  • The White House releases a preliminary rebuttal to Starr's report, characterizing President Clinton's adulterous affair with Monica Lewinsky as a "personal failing ... not an abuse of power."



  • MORE STORIES:

    Friday September 11, 1998

    Search CNN/AllPolitics by infoseek
              Enter keyword(s)       go    help


    © 1998 Cable News Network, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
    Terms under which this service is provided to you.
    Read our privacy guidelines.
    Who we are.