AP Fact-Checks Accurate Clinton Comment By Invoking Monica LewinskyThe Associated Press's fact check of President Bill Clinton's DNC speech strained to find statements to check, and at one point attempted to fact-check one of Clinton's accurate assertions by bringing up Monica Lewinsky. AP reporters Matt Apuzzo and ...
Fact: AP Unclear on Definition of 'Fact'THE FACTS: Clinton, who famously finger-wagged a denial on national television about his sexual relationship with intern Monica Lewinsky and was subsequently impeached in the House on a perjury charge, has had his own uncomfortable moments over ...
FACT CHECK: Clinton claims of compromise a stretchFACT CHECK: Clinton claims of compromise a stretch. By MATT APUZZO, Associated Press - 7 hours ago. WASHINGTON (AP) - It's a fact of life in Washington that what one party considers a principled stand, the opposition considers pigheadedness.
Ex-presidents can be a burden or a blessingBy CONNIE CASS, Associated Press - 19 hours ago. WASHINGTON (AP) - Bill Clinton's in, George W. Bush is out. Jimmy Carter gets only a cameo.
Democrats: GOP's Romney just 'doesn't get it'CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Democrats ridiculed Republican Mitt Romney as a man who "quite simply doesn't get it" and worse Tuesday on the opening night of a national convention aimed at propelling Barack Obama to a second term in the White House despite ...
Clinton's in, Bush's out: Former chiefs can be a burden or a blessing when ...It's no wonder Democrats have forgiven, if not forgotten, that business about Monica Lewinsky and impeachment that seemed to have permanently marred his presidency as it ended a dozen years ago.
Lien filed against company involved in federal investigation of DC mayor's ...... of the mayor admitted last month that she facilitated a $650,000 shadow campaign to get him elected. Smith is a prominent crisis-communications strategist whose past clients have included Monica Lewinsky, Michael Vick, Wesley Snipes and former Sen.
FACT CHECK: Obama the compromiser? Clinton mischaracterizes ...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais). House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi addresses the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.
With a sneer, Egypt TV host challenges IslamistsBy LEE KEATH, Associated Press - Aug 24, 2012. He emerged as one of the most popular ... "They are terrified of me because of my popularity," Okasha, who remains free pending trial but did not attend Friday's protests, told The Associated Press in a ...
Wednesday's Democratic convention schedule(J. Scott Applewhite / Associated Press) / SA ... It's no wonder that Democrats are have forgiven, if not forgotten, that business about Monica Lewinsky and impeachment that seemed to have permanently marred his presidency as it ended a dozen years ago.
Opening night convention spotlight on first ladyCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - In a tight race for the White House, President Barack Obama exhorted college students not to forget him despite difficult times as Democrats shone the spotlight on his wife at the opening of their national convention ...
First lady gets first-night convention spotlight; Obama tells students don't ...San Antonio, Texas Mayor Julian Castro talks to reporters at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Sept.
CONVENTION WATCH: God and Israel, Clinton comebackIt's no wonder that Democrats are have forgiven, if not forgotten, that business about Monica Lewinsky and impeachment that seemed to have permanently marred his presidency as it ended a dozen years ago.
With a sneer, Egypt TV host challenges Islamists"They are terrified of me because of my popularity," Okasha, who remains free pending trial but did not attend Friday's protests, told The Associated Press in a telephone interview. "I want to continue the ... Last year, after U.S. Secretary of State ...
Crist leans more toward Democrats, but does party want him?Called for President Bill Clinton to resign in the wake of the Monica Lewinsky scandal and said he would have voted to impeach Clinton.
The trick for GOP: Being heard above Isaac's galesBy ALLEN G. BREED, AP National Writer - Aug 28, 2012. WASHINGTON (AP) - Tropical Storm Isaac forced the Republicans to do what the Democrats had already done voluntarily: shorten their national convention from four days to three.
R. Peter Straus, media executive who led VOA under Carter, dies at 89Through his second marriage, Mr. Straus was also the stepfather of Monica Lewinsky, the White House intern with whom President Bill Clinton admitted having a relationship that was "not appropriate.
Democrats work to re-rev enthusiasm for ObamaAssociated Press writers Steve Peoples in Ohio, Kasie Hunt in Vermont, Jack Gillum in Washington, Thomas Beaumont in Des Moines, Iowa, and Ken Thomas and Matt Michaels in Charlotte contributed.
First Lady Michelle Obama out to rev up enthusiasm at DNCWith the economy struggling, Robert Gibbs, a campaign surrogate and former White House press secretary, said Mrs. Obama "can really tell the story of his (the president's) values, his upbringing, what he believes and what he wants to do yet for this ...
Bill Clinton and Barack Obama: an alliance long and slow in the makingBack in 1998, as the Monica Lewinsky scandal paralysed Washington, the Nobel laureate Toni Morrison inaugurated Bill Clinton as "our first black president".