"Yes, I think that is the appropriate response", Gillibrand said when asked by The New York Times whether Clinton should have resigned as president when his sexual encounters with White House intern Monica Lewinsky were revealed nearly two decades ago.
Amid a wave of sexual assault allegations against powerful men, writer Caitlin Flanagan says it's time for Democrats and other liberals to have "a reckoning" regarding former us president Bill Clinton. She also discussed some of her own missteps during the campaign.
Ms. Gillibrand did tell the newspaper that she believed circumstances are different today, however, and what is now deemed a "fireable offense" was more tolerated in the 1990s. "And I think in light of this conversation, we should have a very different conversation about President Trump, and a very different conversation about allegations against him". "I was lucky enough to receive guidance and mentorship from Hillary during that run, and was truly honored that President Bill Clinton campaigned for me in my first run for Congress in 2006", she wrote in the same essay.
Palestinian Authority's Intelligence Chief Travels to Gaza Amid Crisis With Hamas
In a related development, the head of the Fatah-dominated Palestinian Authority's security services arrived in Gaza on Friday. The terminal will remain open for three days in both directions, according to local Palestinian media.
Three women - Kathleen Willey, Leslie Millwee and Juanita Broaddrick - have accused Clinton of sexual assault, with Broaddrick saying he raped her.
The statement came at a time when the topic of sexual misconduct is reverberating around Capitol Hill-as it is around nearly every sector in the United States. Over 20 yrs you took the Clintons' endorsements, money, and seat. Hypocrite", he wrote. "Interesting strategy for 2020 primaries.
What responsibility do you think Hillary Clinton has in the way her husband has been dealt with?
Ken Starr was the independent counsel who probed Bill Clinton during the Lewinsky scandal and Whitewater investigation. "But it was investigated full, it was addressed at the time, he was held accountable".
IT officials search Jayalalithaa's Poes Garden residence as tense situation prevailed
More than ten IT officials were at Veda Nilayam, which Sasikala once shared with the late AIADMK leader. Income Tax officials were reported to have detected undisclosed income of Rs.1,430 crore in the raids.
Clinton added: "I don't know exactly what she was trying to say because her whole comment was somewhat contradictory".
In her election campaign, I think part of why there's this bloodletting now, a lot people felt extremely uncomfortable about this huge vulnerability that she had as a candidate, which Donald Trump ended up exploiting royally.
Gillibrand was speaking in the wake of an allegation that Sen.
After allegations surfaced that Franken forcibly kissed and groped without consent a radio host during a 2006 USO tour, for which he swiftly apologized, Gillibrand again put party loyalty to one side to condemn her colleague's actions.
Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Underpriced by 8.2%?
It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. 628.79 million shares or 0.40% less from 631.34 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Zacks Investment Research lowered Microsoft Corporation from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Friday, November 10th.