Bill Clinton Research Paper

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Bill Clinton born WilliamJefferson Clinton was the 42nd president of the United States at the age of 46. This made him the 3rd youngest president in history.Bill Clinton was one the most scandalous presidents that the U.S had and has ever seen leaving events that until this day are still talked about.Bill Clinton - Bill Clinton William Jefferson Clinton succeeded where no other Democrat since Franklin had. He was re-elected to a second term as President. Clinton also proved most of his critics wrong, surviving the personal scandals. During his presidency, Clinton broke promises and failed but he still had support of the Many people.

William Jefferson Clinton was re-elected as president of the United States in1996. During the last 4 years Bill has had a lot of problems from Whitewater and sex-scandals. Whitewater is a summerhouse-area where Bill and especially his wife, Hillary, a couple of years ago, made some suspicious money transactions.And now to the sex-scandal a young girl is right now trying to win a case against Bill Clinton. She claims that the president, when he was governor in Arkansore, cameto a hotel where she was a waitress or something like that. He should then have asked her to come to his room later that day. Another big problem to Bill is that he has been unable to fulfil those very bigpromises he gave during his election campaign in 1992.

One of the most talked and publicsied scandals involving Bill Clinton was the Monica Lewinsky scandal. Monica iwas a 22 year old intern working in the White House who claimed to have various sexual encounters with Clinton during his presidency on 9 seperate occasions. Clinton always denied these allegations even going on television and stating " I did not touch that woman". The affair became published as Monica told her coworker about the affairs Linda Tripp and Tripp began to record the two of them in 1996z. Clinton's first denial of these rumors was in 1998 stating as following "Now, I have to go back to work mind your buisness on my State of the Union speech. And I worked on it until pretty late last night. But I want to say one thing to the American people. I want you to listen to me. I'm going to say this again: I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky. I never told anybody to lie, not a single time; never. These allegations are false. And I need to go back to work for the American people"

The "Whitewater" scandal was a real estate scheme by the White Water Development Corp. Both President Bill Clinton and his wife Hillary Clinton were involved in the scandal to make a land deal. Many people were involved in the scheme, which was held in the 1980s in Arkansas. Bill Clinton and his wife maintained their funds by the support of the Madison Guaranty Savings and Loan, which represented the Clintons in the overthrow of their Whitewater splits. he Clintons denied any wrongdoing and that they never had lost moneys on the Whitewater scheme. In 1994, Counsel Kenneth Starr investigated the wrongdoings by Clinton and his wife. The Clintons were also charged of perjury, obstruction of justice, andabuse of power, but Starr wasn't able to tprove it. In the Whitewater affair the Clintons were investigated on videotapes of t their of their testimonies. In a 1996 trial, the Mc Douglas and were found guilty of fraud. Also David Hale pled guilty to fraud and was a witness of the McDougal, which he received a jail sentence. The Clintons were not found guilty, but Hillary Clinton was charge of damaging information and accused President Clinton administration of lying under oath.

Bill Clinton became the second president to be impeached from his presidency. On December 19th 1998 he was impeached after 14 hours of debate…