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The Legacy Of President Bill Clinton

- There are many things that a President is, intelligent, gentlemanly, calm, collected, and skilled. President Bill Clinton had all of these qualities, even though the media tried to slanderize him. He was extremely diplomatic in both foreign and domestic affairs while still creating a balanced economy and surplus in the budget. But even great men have their drawbacks, marriage infidelities, disastrous trade deals, and terrorist threats that would taint their otherwise fine legacy as President. Bill Clinton was born William Jefferson Blythe, III in Hope, Arkansas, to William J....   [tags: Bill Clinton, George W. Bush]

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Bill Clinton Is A Good President

- ... He then went to Yale to get his degree in law and successfully got his degree in it. As his political view, he became governor in Arkansas in 1978 as a anti-Republican, but in 1984 he lost to Ronald Reagan in a landslide. Bill became the chairman because the council thought that he did such a good job as president. They could still use his help. When he got done with school, he thought about going in to the army. As time went on with him being president, he started supporting the army service....   [tags: Bill Clinton, President of the United States]

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Bill Clinton : The President Of The United States

- On November 1995, Bill Clinton made a huge mistake that would cost him his position as the president of the United States. Having sexual relations with then intern, Monica Lewinsky has affected many people all over the world in different ways. Since 2005,Clinton has been rated as one of the top presidents according to an ABC News poll. Although he is considered a prime president since scandal has affected his family, supporters, the national government and relations with other countries. I believe the speech; “I Have Sinned” was intended mainly for the U.S citizens, his family and friends, the national government, allied countries, his religion and anyone else affected by this scandal....   [tags: Bill Clinton, President of the United States]

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My Life By President Bill Clinton

- ... After the war, he returned to Hope for Mother and they moved to Chicago, where he got back his old job as a salesman for the “Manbee Equipment Company.” They bought a little house in the suburb of Forest Park however, couldn 't move in for a couple of months, and as the Mother was pregnant with him, they decided she should go home to Hope until they could move into the new house. On May 17, 1946, after moving their furniture into their new home, Clinton’s father was driving from Chicago to Hope to fetch his wife....   [tags: Bill Clinton, President of the United States]

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William Jefferson 's Bill Clinton

- William Jefferson “Bill” Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe iii) was born on the date of August 19, 1946 in Arkansas. His mother, Virginia Dell, remarried Roger Clinton Sr. after his father died in a car accident three months before little baby Bill was born. Bill Clinton took his stepfather 's last name. "Clinton says he remembers his stepfather as a gambler and an alcoholic who regularly abused his mother and half-brother, Roger Clinton Jr.." ("Bill Clinton." Wikipedia.) To the point where he intervened multiple times, informing Roger that he would use physical violence to protect them....   [tags: Bill Clinton, President of the United States]

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William Jefferson 's Bill Clinton

- ... Kennedy as part of a delegation of the American Legion Boys’ Nation. A photograph was taken of this encounter and has since become an icon image of Clinton. By the early 1990s’ Clinton was running for re-election to a fifth term as governor of Arkansas. However, by 1992, he was realizing his ambitions and began to seek presidential nomination in 1992. In1996 Clinton began his re-election campaign, however at the same time his administration was being dogged by both private and public scandal it was simply a fall and the “Comeback Kid” was back in full swing....   [tags: Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Arkansas]

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Bill Clinton: A Life of Controversy

- Clinton impressed people with the idea of a family man in office. He was focused and charismatic. Better economy was what the American people wanted so that is what his goal was. During his reign he went through more scandals and controversies than any other president. He was impeached, yet despite all, he was loved by America. Our economy prospered and we had better diplomatic relations. The American people wanted change for the better and so they elected William Jefferson Clinton for their forty-second president of the United States of America....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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The Impeachment of Bill Clinton

- The Impeachment of Bill Clinton The government of the United States controls countless affairs in the world. They control everything from the currency to the court systems. Individuals are suppose to be able to trusting your government system, which has not been the case in many different circumstances. From Richard Nixon to the Whitewater scandal, the government has been everything but honest. Furthermore President Bill Clinton has not been honest either. He was the youngest governor of Arkansas and has been awarded with many different honors and still has misused his power....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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The Presidency of Bill Clinton

- The Clinton Presidency William Jefferson Clinton?s eight-year term as president of the United States of America was one of the most corrupt, and possibly the most damaging ever. There is evidence connecting him to hundreds of deaths, injuries, and explosions. He, along with his administration, made a number of ?Faustian bargains and policy blunders. (Timperlake) that allowed a malicious, rancorous government to gain more power in Washington. He acted dangerously and impulsively, and befriended all of the wrong people, including Chinese arms dealers, spies, pimps, and gangsters, among others....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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Impeachment of Bill Clinton

- President Bill Clinton began an affair with Monica Lewinsky, a White House intern, in 1995. Later in 1998, when confronted with questions in regards to an affair with Monica Lewinsky, Clinton lied under oath in front of a grand jury. This, however, was not his first lapse in judgment as viewed by the Senate and Congress. The President and his wife, Hillary, found themselves involved in the Whitewater scandal beginning in 1978. In addition, during his campaign, Clinton was accused of draft dodging and rumors were spread in regards to his possible marriage infidelity....   [tags: U.S. History ]

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Bill Clinton's Scandalous Presidency

- Bill Clinton's Scandalous Presidency William (Bill) Jefferson Clinton, the 42nd president of the United States, was one of the "most popular American presidents of the 20th century", and the second president to be impeached (Dumas 1 of 15). During Clinton's two terms as president, from 1993 to 2001, his contributions to America were great. The country's economic quickly recovered from early ‘90's recession, interest rates fell to an all time low and jobs were plentiful....   [tags: US History President Clinton]

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President Bill Clinton Impeachment

- Interview: Views on Clinton’s Impeachment The impeachment of Bill Clinton is one of the “weirdest episodes'; in our political history. He is the only elected President of the United States ever to be resulted in the passage of impeachment (Johnson was not elected, Nixon resigned to prevent impeachment). The reason for his impeachment is that he lied under the oath during the testimony in the Paula Jones sexual harassment suit, and to grand jury during Monica Lewinsky investigation....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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President Bill Clinton's Impeachment

- Clinton's Impeachment A fake. A liar. A cheat. Is this what should be said about the President. He has committed perjury, obstructed justice, and continues to lie to America about his actions. Bill Clinton is an embarrassment to America and should be impeached. How can his actions be explained to the children. Can parents tell their children that the leader of the free world is a liar, a cheat, and a pervert. Impeachment out of office or resignation would be the best for the country. The President has been dodging everything that has been thrown at him, it is about time he is pinned with something and this affair is the best opportunity....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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President Bill Clinton and The Lewinsky Scandal

- Clinton and The Lewinsky Scandal On January 17th, 1998, President Clinton videotaped a deposition for the Paula Jones lawsuit against him. December 19th, eleven months later, Bill Clinton became only the second president in our nation’s history to face impeachment from congress. The 1998-1999 was a tumultuous year for the President, the media, and the American people as a whole. Yet, the most intriguing and surprising aspect of the scandal was not that Bill Clinton would ever cheat on his wife or that his administration would survive such a terrible scandal....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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Bill Clinton's Popularity Despite the Scandals

- The name William Jefferson “Bill” Clinton either creates a negative image or a positive image in the minds of most Americans. Bill Clinton was the 42nd President of the United States of America and served two consecutive terms. He is one of the most popular presidents in history – right up there with Kennedy and even Abraham Lincoln. Nevertheless, there are a group of Americans that remember President Clinton in a negative light. These Americans could be described as the “moral majority” or the “Christian right.” These Americans remember the disgrace and shame that the office of the presidency suffered throughout the sex scandal and impeachment of President Clinton....   [tags: Politics]

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Bill Clinton and Whitewater/ Monica Lewinsky

-      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 shares. The Clintons were being investigated when there were improper campaign contributions, political and financial favors, and tax benefits....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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Bill Clinton And His Many Problems

- Bill Clinton and His Many Problems William Jefferson Clinton was re-elected as president of the United States in 1996. During the last 4 years Bill has had a lot of problems e.g. 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. Right now the case against Hillary Clinton is pau¬ sed, but the judge thinks a breakthrough might come if a good friend of Hillary and Bill is proved guilty....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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President Bill Clinton

-      While it’s practically impossible to write a research paper without referring to the scandalous side of President Bill Clinton, this research will also spotlight how excellent Bill Clinton was as a president and present interesting facts about his life.      On August 19, 1946, William Jefferson Blythe IV began his life in Hope, Arkansas. His mother was still mourning over the loss of her beloved husband who died only three months earlier in a tragic car accident. Four years later, in hopes of a better life, Virginia remarried to Roger Clinton....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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President Bill Clinton

- Bill Clinton After being governor of Arkansas for the past ten years of his life, he began to become impatient. Clinton had bigger things on his agenda, and he was eager to get started. Clinton was ready to make his high school dream a reality. Clinton announced his intention to seek the 1992 Democratic presidential nomination. In his campaigns outline, a booklet titled A plan for Americas Future, Clinton boldly declared that the future of the nation is in serious jeopardy and that he has suggestions, answers, and solutions to the problems which we face....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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President Bill Clinton

-      On August 19, 1946, William Jefferson Blythe IV was born in the small town of Hope, Arkansas. William never had the opportunity to meet his father who was a traveling salesman. William’s mother was still mourning the loss of her beloved husband who died only three months earlier in a tragic car accident. “As a small child, Bill lived with his mother, Virginia Cassidy Blythe, and her parents in Hope, Arkansas” (Maraniss, 1995). When Bill was a year old, his mother moved to New Orleans, Louisiana, to study nursing....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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President Bill Clinton

- ST. JOSEPH, Minn., Dec. 17, 1998 — A psychological study of President Bill Clinton, conducted before the 1996 election, predicted that the Clinton presidency would be "troubled by ethical questions and lapses of judgment," but that the president would "retain a following and maintain his self-confidence in the face of adversity." The investigation revealed serious flaws as well as redeeming features in the president’s personality, and found his motives to be "vastly different from those that scuttled the political career of Richard Nixon." The study, by associate professor of psychology at the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University, Aubrey Immel...   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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President Bill Clinton

- As Americans we feel we have the right to know everything about everyone. Yet, when it comes to our own personal lives, we don’t want people sticking their noses in our business. All over the United States of America you can turn on the television and see some talk show about “Who’s the babies Daddy,” or something that has to do with some obscene incident that no one would ever want to admit to have happening. As people we thrive off of other people’s bliss and misery. It is a trait that every person possesses; we all want to hear about other lives....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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President Bill Clinton

- Bill Clinton In recent history, one would be hard pressed to find one politician surrounded in more controversy than Bill Clinton. His scandals have included drugs, adultery, treason, and fraud. The latest opprobrium that has plagued his presidency resulted in him becoming only the second president in the history of the United States to be impeached. After a long and drawn out sexual harassment trial, Paula Jones’ lawyers deposed former White House intern Monica Lewinsky. What would follow in the next 14 months, even Clinton’s most adamant critics couldn’t have predicted....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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Bill Clinton - Redefines Democratic-republican

- Bill Clinton - Redefines Democratic-Republican In the early 1800's, the United States was but a promising seedling in search of viable political direction. The initial parties were known as the federalists and the Democratic-Republicans, the first of which soon diminished and the later eventually bisected. The result is the two party Democrat and GOP system which the majority of politicians of current day subscribe. However, many political and economic analysts find themselves perplexed by an incredible new phenomenon radiating from the white house - the economic policies of President Bill Clinton....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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William J. Clinton : The President Who Caused A Scandal

- William J. Clinton is known as the president who caused a scandal; people tend to forget that he overcame many difficulties to become a great politician. William Jefferson Clinton was born into a dysfunctional family that shaped him into the man he is today. He was born on August 19, 1946, in Hope, Arkansas to parents William J. Blythe and Virginia Cassidy Blythe. William’s father, William J. Blythe, died in an automobile accident several months before Bill was born. After Bill’s birth, his mother, Virginia Cassidy Blythe, moved the family to New Orleans, Louisiana to complete nursing school so she could provide for her family....   [tags: Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton]

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Hillary Clinton 's President Of The United States

- ... Scandal #2 – Whitewater Before Monica Lewinsky, there was Whitewater. There was nothing transparent about this disastrous real estate venture. In 1978, the Clintons united with James and Susan McDougal to buy 220 acres of land in the Ozark Mountains. In 1982, Clinton is reelected governor and James McDougal buys a savings and loan and calls it Madison Guaranty. Questions about Madison Guaranty’s lending practices begin to circulate in 1984. The investigation findings only continued to muddy the waters: • In 1985, McDougal held a fundraiser at Madison Guaranty to help pay off a $50,000 Clinton campaign debt....   [tags: Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton]

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President Bill Clinton's Impeachment

- Clinton's Impeachment In 1998 the American public was riveted by headlines detailing the private sexual encounters of our president and a White House employee. For the first time in US history, a sitting president had every aspect of his personal life presented to the public for debate. As the smoke cleared, discussions began to question what trend had allowed the media to print such sordid details about our top elected official. Suddenly, our Commander in Chiefs private life warranted front-page news....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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The Legacy of President Bill Clinton

- The Legacy of President Bill Clinton People will always remember Bill Clinton, for what reason, however, might be different. Some might remember him as a wonderful president who helped our country pull through the millennium unscathed. He protected our environment, promoted education, strengthened our economy, dropped the crime rate, dropped our nation’s poverty levels and had some victories with international policies. At the same time we have health care that is falling apart, some problems with the military and a scandalous affair....   [tags: Political Politics Presidents Government Essays]

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Bill Clinton: 42nd President of the United States

- ... After meeting the President and shaking his hand, Bill knew that he wanted to help make a difference in the lives of the people. He attended and graduated from Georgetown University and in 1968 won a scholarship to attend Oxford University. Bill also received a law degree from Yale University in 1973. Bill Clinton loved to play his saxophone which was his favorite pastime. He would practice every day and play in jazz ensembles. After all his musical hard work, it paid off when he became a top saxophone player at his school and won first chair in the state band’s saxophone section....   [tags: equal, politics, impeached, welfare]

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William Jefferson (Bill) Clinton: A Brief Biography

- ... While he was still attending Georgetown, he was named a Rhodes Scholar. A Rhodes Scholar is given to a very smart student and gives them the privilege to go to Oxford University in England for two years. So Clinton attended Oxford University in England. While in Oxford, he received a draft letter to go fight in the Vietnam War. The day he received the letter, was the day he was supposed to be at the draft board. He wrote the draft board explaining that he was in Oxford, England. The draft board told him to finish his year at Oxford , and report back when he returned to the United States....   [tags: 42nd US president, I did not inhale]

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Bill Clinton 's Failures Unleashed Global Terror

- ... The author gets right into telling the Clinton defenders that Bin Laden has been well known for his reign of terror since 1992 when he planned and funded the attack on American marines in Yemen (Miniter, 2003). Miniter uncovers several other misperceptions about Clinton’s effort with military actions against terrorists. Throughout the book Miniter continues to use specific examples of Bill Clinton’s poor response to specific attacks on innocent Americans. Richard Miniter used these events that occurred during President Clinton’s presidency to relay his message that if Clinton had been more engaged in the fight against Bin Laden, that history might be a little different....   [tags: Al-Qaeda, Osama bin Laden, September 11 attacks]

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Sophocles' Antigone and Bill Clinton

- Antigone and Bill Clinton Antigone, in Greek legend, was the daughter of Oedipus. When her brothers Eteocles and Polynices killed one another, Creon, king of Thebes, forbade the rebel Polynices’ burial. Antigone disobeyed him, performed the rites, and was condemned to death for what she had done. Now the question arises, "Did Antigone take proper action?". Was it just to go against her Uncle Creon’s wishes and go ahead and bury the brother that was to be left out for the vultures....   [tags: Antigone essays]

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Analysis Of The Article ' Immigrant Benefits America ' By Bill Clinton

- ... Next, Clinton uses “we” from time to time so as to appeal the common sense among the readers, especially US citizens. “We must decide,” “We must remember,” “We should treat” is used with the specific action as a proposal to join with the president of the United States to solve the immigrants issue. The author successfully build the strong connection between him and the audience because he makes them more important when they are involving in the national great issue. On the contrary, the tone of Auster’s essay is considered to be contemptuous....   [tags: Immigration to the United States, United States]

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Clinton 's Presidency : President Of The United States

- Clinton’s Presidency William Jefferson “Bill” Clinton was inaugurated as the President of the United States in January of 1993, and was to be the President from 1993 –2001, with his Vice President Al Gore and wife Hillary Clinton standing beside him. During his Presidency he made some serious and positive impacts on the country as well as taking steps to make America a better and safer place to live. But as it is well known today he also made some big mistakes that ended with him being impeached, even though he was never removed from office....   [tags: Bill Clinton, President of the United States]

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Analysis Of Bill Clinton 's ' World Wide Web '

- Since the early 1990’s, when Tim Berners created the “World Wide Web”, the Internet has developed into important part of life and a tool in political campaigns. And with the rise of social media more interaction is possible with voters. Some of the tasks that Internet has brought are fundraising, interacting with voters, organizing and mobilizing supporters, and gathering data. Since 1992 each presidential campaign has used the Internet as a part of their campaign strategies. In 1992, Bill Clinton’s campaign first used the Internet to talk to the voters....   [tags: George W. Bush, Barack Obama, Democratic Party]

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Hillary Clinton Vs. Donald Trump

- Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump The candidates for the 2016 election are republicans Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, and John Kasich. The democrats are Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. There were many other candidates, but along the way they have dropped out of the race. The two candidates that are in the lead are Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Everyone has their own opinion about the two candidates in the lead. Hillary Clinton is in the lead of the Democrats and Donald Trump is in the lead of the Republicans....   [tags: Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Barack Obama]

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President Bill Clinton's Extramarital Affair

- Assuming that it is true that a United States President may conduct his personal affairs in a way which does not jeopardize his capacity or duties as a political leader, should a United States President be accountable for his personal affairs by the American people whom he represents. This is the question to be discussed. Keep in mind, however, that this question does not deal with whether or not it is acceptable for a president to lie about his personal affairs or whether he should be legally accountable for his personal affairs....   [tags: William Jefferson Clinton Essays]

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President Bill Clinton

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Treatment Of Hillary Clinton : The Problem Of Gender Inequality

- TREATMENT OF HILLARY CLINTON ILLUSTRATES THE PROBLEM OF GENDER INEQUALITY War on women. You have heard that phrase uttered before. Yes, most liberals believe the GOP have been waging war on women for years now. There are numerous reasons for that and unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past several years, in particular, you do not need me to list those reasons. The GOP, of course, denies that with equally numerous reasons why they don’t believe that’s the case. But before you dismiss this as another silly ideological piece, I urge you to hear me out....   [tags: Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Barack Obama]

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Bill Clinton

- Bill Clinton Born on Aug. 19, 1946, in Hope, Ark., William (Bill) Jefferson Blythe IV grew up in a troubled home. His father had died in an automobile accident three months before his son's birth, and his mother later was forced to leave her two-year-old son with his grandparents when she moved to New Orleans to pursue her nursing studies. The family settled in Hot Springs, Ark., after his mother married Roger Clinton, whose surname Bill later adopted. As a young man, Bill was determined to succeed and frequently earned academic honors, including selection as a delegate to the American Legion Boy's Nation program in Washington, D.C., where the 16-year-old Clinton met Pres....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Hillary Clinton 's Campaign Strategy

- The Democrats have won the majority vote in five of the six latest presidential decisions. It might be that Republican triumphs in administrative and gubernatorial decisions do not extend to presidential races for fundamental reasons. For instance, the geographic dissemination of Republican voters helps their gathering win authoritative seats yet does not assist them to win the White House. One underlying reason for the Democrats ' White House winning streak is that demographic patterns support them....   [tags: Democratic Party, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton]

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Presidential Election : Clinton Or Trump?

- Clinton or Trump. The year 2008 brought about a great change for the United States of America when the first African-American became president, Barack Obama. Even though there has never been a female president, will history change again. The question is does Hillary Clinton have the experience to run the United States. Hillary Clinton has been nominated to represent the Democratic Party in the 2016 Presidential Election. Although the Republican party nominated Donald Trump as the next president, the Democratic party has a better candidate; Hillary Clinton will be fair with the issues of gun control, health care, and women’s rights....   [tags: Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, Democratic Party]

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Comparing Donald Trump And Hilary Clinton

- I’m choosing to talk about the similarities and differences of two people who are running for president, Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton. I decided to choose these two for a couple of different reasons, one of them being they both are in the headlines a lot and not just because one is Democrat and one is Republican, but because of their background and what their beliefs are. I feel as though these two strong people are a large influence on people and are wanting to make changes to help our country become not only greater, but better....   [tags: Bill Clinton, President of the United States]

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President 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 that came about. During his presidency, Clinton broke promises and failed in certain areas, but he still had support of the American people. Even after his affair with Monica Lewinsky, the people still wanted him in office. They liked what he was doing for the country and supported him no matter what....   [tags: Biography]

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President Bill Clinton

- Introduction This paper will discuss the life and work of William Jefferson Blythe III @ Bill Clinton. It will summarize his early life, his rise in American politics, his achievements as the leader of the world's superpower, his extremely infamous affair and his post-presidential career. Early Life The 42nd president of the United States of America was born on August 19, 1946 in Hope, Arkansas. Named after his father, who died 3 months before he was born, he was raised by his mother, Virginia Dell Cassidy and later his step-father, Roger Clinton....   [tags: Biography]

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President Bill Clinton Was Responsible For 9/11

- The Clinton administration was at fault for the 9/11 attacks. During the course of his presidency, Bill Clinton had more than a single chance to catch those responsible for the 9/11 tragedy. During his term of 8 years, Clinton had seen a fair share of terrorist attacks, all of which were quickly forgotten. Clinton not only sparked the attack on the World Trade Center, but he may very well have sparked hatred towards the United States by many of the Middle Eastern countries. In 1993, the World Trade Center was attacked from the basement floor by a bomb in a truck....   [tags: essays research papers]

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The Impeachment of Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton

- Impeachment is the ultiomate punishment for a president. It is a long and complicated rout to removing a public official from office. The Constitutional process Article II, section 4 specifies the procedures to be used to remove a public official from office(CNN/All Politics). The constitution states that and president found guilty for bribery, treason, or other high crimes and misdemeanors. There has been a long debate on what should be considered a high crime. Different people in the House share different views....   [tags: Politics Political]

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The Prophetic Clinton

- Peregruzka: The Prophetic Clinton Since the fall of the Soviet Union, the relations between Russia and the United States have remained tense and difficult to understand. There have been multiple attempts to quite literally “reset” U.S.-Russian relations – notably, when Secretary of State Hillary Clinton presented Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov with the gift of a reset button. This was to signify the third attempt at resetting their track record – the button bore the term “peregruzka,” which was meant to translate to “reset.” Lavrov laughed at this mistake, as “perezagruzka” is to reset – what she wrote meant “overloaded,” a foretelling representation of the relation as a whole....   [tags: George W. Bush, George H. W. Bush, Bill Clinton]

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Bill Clinton´s Early Life and Arkansas Politic Career

- Bill Clinton Early Life & Arkansas Political Career William Jefferson Clinton was born on August 19th, 1946. William Jefferson Blythe, his father was killed in a car accident months before he was born. Virginia Cassidy Blythe is his mother. His mother, Virginia, took nursing classes while he was young so his grandmother took care of him when available. His grandmother was a disciplinarian and taught Bill from an early age to be a good reader. Bill loved both his mother and grandmother but he had to moderate their differences from a young age....   [tags: politics, service, economy]

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The Presidents Of Lyndon B. Johnson, Ronald Reagan, And Bill Clinton

- ... Reagan was 69 years old when he entered the office, becoming the oldest person to be elected president of the U.S. ("Ronald Reagan"). Legal Perspective The first perspective is the legal approach, specifically formal powers. The legal approach is the act of using formal powers to advance the administration’s goals. Analyzing the Constitution, laws, treaties, and legal precedents to understand the sources, scope, and use of the president’s formal powers, including their legal limitations. Does the president have the authority under the law (Lewis)....   [tags: President of the United States, Democratic Party]

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Bill Clinton: Should We Condemn Him for his Personal Mistakes?

- Imagine your life, your every move, your every decision being scrutinized under the microscope of the condemning public eye. Would you pass their standards. Would your personal life be perfect enough to uphold the image of one such as the president. Imagine losing your career and never being able to get it back because of one mistake. When one’s personal life is examined in such a way that Bill Clinton’s was people are bound to find flaws. In a very short time, your personal mistakes can become the next biggest story on the news....   [tags: Politics]

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The Year Was 1992 and Bill Clinton Had Just Been Elected

- What all happened in 1992, was really more eventful than a person could realize. Throughout the year there were many exciting and scary things that happened all over. There were bombings that killed hundreds of people, hurricanes that caused devastating damage, and riots that upset entire cities. As a new year usually does, 1992 brought everyone a fresh start filled with memorable and nerve-wracking events from Bill Clinton being elected as the 42nd president, the LA riots, Tiger Woods being the youngest to ever join the PGA, Hurricane Iniki devastating people of Hawaii, and Mike Tyson being charged with rape....   [tags: Tiger Woods, LA riots, Mike Tyson]

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Imagery from Bill Clinton’s 1992 Presidential Campaign

- In 1992, President Bill Clinton was a little known former governor from the poor state of Arkansas who thwarted President George H.W. Bush’s effort to be reelected and became the 42nd president of the United States. During the primary and general election, President Clinton’s campaign made extensive use of television to introduce himself and his ideas to the general public. Three examples were chosen as representative of the type of imagery seen during campaign. The first is a TV ad called “Hope”, the next is a picture from President’s appearance on the Arsenio Hall TV show and the last is a TV ad called “1988.” These examples serve to represent key moments that occurred during the presiden...   [tags: taxes, voters, election, politics]

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The Rhetoric of an Apology: The Bill Clinton Sex Scandal

- The Rhetoric of an Apology: The Clinton Sex Scandal "I ask that all Americans demonstrate in their personal and public lives... the high ethical standards that are essential to good character and to the continued success of our Nation." On August 17, 1998, exactly one year after making the statement above, President Bill Clinton prepared to deliver a speech concerning a scandal that had gripped the nation for months. It is needless to say that this was an important moment during the Clinton administration....   [tags: Rhetorical Analysis of Speech]

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The Presidential Debates Between Bill Clinton And Dole

- The Presidential Debates Between Bill Clinton and Dole The presidential debates between democratic President William Clinton and Republican Senator Robert Dole proved to be a game of "dodge-ball". Bob Dole fired criticism and attacks while Clinton tried to "dodge" them. Dole attacked him on most of his ideas, and his tendency to exaggerate. Clinton avoided the lies he made since the 1992 presidential campaign (brought up by Dole, of course) by revealing all that he accomplished for the good of the people....   [tags: essays research papers]

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Bill Clinton: Rhetorical Settings, Strategies, and Paradoxical Popularity

- Bill Clinton: Rhetorical Settings, Strategies, and Paradoxical Popularity Everyone knows what he did with Monica Lewinsky. They watched him shake his finger and lie to their face on national television. They heard his promise to be forthcoming with the truth, and head about how he patiently hair-split his way through four hours of grand jury testimony. Why is he still here. The answer lies in a combination of Clinton’s rhetorical strategy and extrinsic circumstances. Bill Clinton’s rhetoric is two-fold....   [tags: Essays Papers]

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Executive Privilege: Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton

- Introduction "We are all imperfect. We cannot expect perfect government." William Howard Taft. Executive Privilege is a part of the American governmental system used by the Presidents of the United States for the people but also for themselves. The historic case of United States V Nixon in 1974 set a precedent for the doctrine which has impacted the later presidencies. Does man’s imperfection excuse his decisions of how he governs. What is Executive Privilege. A Brief History Raoul Berger, author of celebrated book Executive Privilege: Constitutional Myth, wrote that: "Executive privilege"-the President's claim of constitutional authority to withhold information from Congress-is a m...   [tags: Abuse of Executive Privilege]

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Paula Jones Lawsuit Against Bill Clinton

- Paula Jones' Lawsuit Against Bill Clinton A lawsuit has been filed by Paula Jones, a clerk for the Arkansas Industrial Development Commission, for sexual harassment by then Governor Clinton. In her lawsuit, Paula Jones states that Clinton told an Arkansas State trooper to escort her to a private hotel room where she claims that she was sexually harassed. There are two sides to this case: Clinton states that he did not do it and that he has never seen this person before. Clinton's lawyers say that forcing the president of the United States to answer to a lawsuit will distract him for his already hard and time-consuming job....   [tags: Free Essays]

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The Presidency Of The United States

- to the fact it is her second time attempting something that has not yet been accomplished by any female politicians. Several others feel the Presidency of the United States; would be something Hillary is capable of winning but she would also have a hard time with the election and it will not be easy because there are people who believe that being the President of the United States is too tough of a task and that a woman would not be able to handle the work. This was the first speech given by Clinton since leaving the state department she has been pushing this to happen....   [tags: Barack Obama, Bill Clinton]

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The Drama of the Clinton Sex Scandal

- The Drama of the Clinton Sex Scandal Rare is a person that crosses the path of the White House without some emotion of envy or awe. This building epitomizes world leadership and unprecedented power. This renowned leadership may be the only association made by certain countries, while in the United States many see an other significance: Watergate, Whitewater, Kennedy's brutal and mysterious assassination, and today, Clinton's "zippergate" scandal. When the President of the United States takes oath, he gives up a part of his life....   [tags: Presidency Bill Clinton Monical Lewinsky Essays]

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Lets Keep Personal, Personal: Scandal´s of Bill Clinton and John F. Kennedy

- ... We talked about his death and the impact on the United States and even the whole world for another five minutes before the great debate started. My dad proposed a question to the family, “What president, in recent years, if assassinated would have America in as much distress as when JFK was shot?” Almost all at once, my family responded with Ronald Reagan. I nodded in agreement, and offered another suggestion. “Clinton is another one that I think people would have gotten hysterical over if he died.” I was expecting the same nod in approval or words of agreement that had come with the mention of Reagan, but I was left with a bunch of mixed responses and faces of uncertainty....   [tags: women, problems, career]

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Barack Obama 's Campaign For Hillary Obama

- ... There is also a shift in visuals; in the beginning there is the use of bright-colored images that captures an audience instantly to portray a sense of optimism if the vote goes to Bill Clinton; however, when the ad begins to attack Bill Clintons’ opponent, the ad becomes black and white, and the only color we see is bright red, highlighting the bad that will come if Bob Dole is elected president. Aside from the visual signals, the cognitive signals displayed in this ad are just as important because after a viewer is drawn in from the visual, they are able to focus on what this ad is really trying to tell them....   [tags: Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton]

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Gender Discrimination : The Middle Of A Presidential Race

- ... Current President Barak Obama then asked Hillary to serve as his Secretary of State in 2009 and she served until 2013. Now in 2015 she is back at it again and is running to become president in 2016. She obviously has valuable experiences working with the international community and at home. Her accomplishments should be the topic of discussion in the media. The reality many need to comprehend is that sexism is apart of our culture and that is truly sickening. Not only in our day-to-day lives but in the lives of those who are in higher power than most....   [tags: Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton]

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Obama And Trump : Beliefs And Barriers

- Clinton and Trump: Beliefs and Barriers The 2016 Presidential campaign is in full swing right now. The Democratic and Republican parties both have very strong candidates and have very good key policies and opinions. Hillary Clinton is one of the top Democratic candidates running and Donald Trump is one of the top Republicans running. Both candidates have very different views and opinions about the country. Hillary Clinton is the caring one, the one who wants to put her focus into helping people....   [tags: Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton]

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The Mexican Paramilitary Association Of Puerto Rico

- ... Dwindle MacDonald had been sentenced to 14 years at a Federal Prison in Texas for misrepresentation, coercion, actuating uproars, pay off, and defilement coming from the Navajo buy of the Big Boquillas Ranch in Northwestern Arizona. On the day preceding President Clinton left office, U.S. Rep. Patrick J. Kennedy campaigned the White House to drive the sentence of the previous pioneer of the Navajo Nation. MacDonald 's sentence was driven after he served 10 years. Carlos Vignali had his sentence for cocaine trafficking drove, in the wake of serving 6 of 15 years in government jail....   [tags: Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton]

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Comparing the Foreign Policy of Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton

- Comparing the Foreign Policy of Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton Towards North Korea Since its creation after the Korean War in 1950, North Korea, also known as the Democratic People Republic of Korea (DPRK), has caused many problems for the United States. North Korea has, for instance, broken treaties and even gone so far as to threaten the use of nuclear weapons. Naturally, different presidents have dealt with North Korea in different ways. Take Eisenhower for example, he actually threatened the use of nuclear weapons against North Korea in 1953 (obviously before North Korea had nuclear capabilities)....   [tags: Politics Political Essays Government]

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Presidential Campaign : The Cornerstone Of American Democracy

- ... Not too long after, in 1978, Clinton made American History as one of the youngest governors ever elected (Biography). As Governor of Arkansas, he was enthusiastic about his plans to help reform the state of Arkansas especially their health and education systems. With Governor Clinton’s education reform, the state of Arkansas saw many positive changes such as a decline in the dropout rates, and a sharp increase in standardized test scores (Miller Center). As Governor of Arkansas, Clinton saw tremendous positive changes made for his state and the citizens of that state noticed too; it did not take long for Clinton’s approval ratings to be higher than expected and his successes acknowledge...   [tags: Bill Clinton, George W. Bush]

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Presidential Campaign Is Not A Strong Financial Backing From Donors

- No matter how great a candidate in preforming in the polls, a campaign cannot be successful without a strong financial backing from donors. There have been many previous campaigns were funding has been a make it or break it aspect of running for office. Fortunately for Bill Clinton, money was not a big concern during his 1992, presidential campaign. Before securing the democratic nomination, Bill Clinton raised more money than any other democratic competitor and also refused any donations from PAC’s before securing that nomination making him solely reliant on individual l donations, which were limited to $1000 during that time (All Politics CNN)....   [tags: Bill Clinton, President of the United States]

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The Presidency Of The President 's Office

- ... Bill Clinton served as governor of Arkansas until 1993 and was extremely successful in this office as well. Because of his political accomplishments, he paved a strong path for Clinton when he decided to run for the 1992 Presidential election. The fight for the Presidency in the 1992 elections is a notable for many reasons. First, this was one where there was three major candidates: Republican and current President George H. W. Bush, Democrat Bill Clinton and Independent Henry Perot. It is not typical that third party candidates obtain much attention during Presidential campaigns or receive a significant portion of the popular vote, but Perot did this year....   [tags: Bill Clinton, President of the United States]

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Analysis Of George Nelson 's ' The Death Of Civilians '

- ... It was during this time that the nation looked to their president, Bill Clinton for solstice and calm. On the fourth day after the incident the president addressed the nation with his national eulogy that “consoled the bereaved, affirmed the community’s values, and exhorted the audience to be virtuous” (Hewett, 2008, p. 91). The modern use of the word eulogy has been around for thousands of years, dating as far back as the 15th century and comes from the term “eulogium” meaning a speech or writing in praising a person or thing that has died or is retired (Hewett, 2008, p.91)....   [tags: President of the United States, Bill Clinton]

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The Battle Of Whitman Park : Race, Class, And Public Housing

- the help they receive from the government. The idea of the Social Security Act was not a perpetual help to the poor, but a push to help them get out of poverty. Statistics show the economy has been growing and getting better. However the amount of people using welfare has grown more that 50%. (Brooks) Another welfare program is public housing, and this program is currently under reconstruction. Lombardo, Timothy J. gives a good recap in his article "The Battle of Whitman Park: Race, Class, And Public Housing in Philadelphia, 1956–1982”....   [tags: Welfare, Welfare fraud, Bill Clinton]

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Barack Obama 's Speech ' The Audacity Of Hope '

- ... Months later, in January 2009 37.8 million Americans watched on television as the son of a black African man and a white woman from Wichita, Kansas was sworn in as the 44th President of the United States of America (The day America). Despite his mixed race he would be regarded as the 1st black President of the United States. Many celebrated, but some segments of the population was not willing to accept the reality they now faced. That segment of society was so disturbed and outraged by the result of the election that on the night of the President’s inauguration, a group of prominent Senate Republicans, including John DeMint, Jon Kyl, Tom Coburn, Kevin McCarthy and Paul Ryan, gathered in...   [tags: President of the United States, Bill Clinton]

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Leaders Of The Democratic Presidential Race

- Kourtney Wisnieske Olson Federal Government-2305 30 October 2015 Leaders of the Democratic Presidential Race The top two leaders in the Democratic presidential race are Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Though they are the top two leaders, Hillary Clinton overpowers Bernie Sanders in popularity with 49.8 percent of the democratic population supporting her versus Bernie Sanders with only 25.1 percent of the democratic population’s support. Not only is she more popular with the democratic population, she is overall more well-known than Bernie Sanders....   [tags: President of the United States, Bill Clinton]

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How Incrementalism Is A Policy Of Making Changes

- Incrementalism is a policy of making changes, especially social changes, in gradual degrees. ESEA was implemented in 1965 when not many Americans paid much attention to the social issue of education. Over the years, however, policymakers have increasingly discussed this issue as one of national priority. Limited governmental funding was a problem, and instead of forming new policies ESEA was reauthorized repeatedly. Improving America’s Schools Act (IASA) of 1994 was the first time ESEA was reauthorized under a different name....   [tags: Bill Clinton, President of the United States]

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Video Monsters Vs Aliens : The First And Most Famous Claim That Has Changed The World

- ... On December 7th, 1941 the entire nation was rocked by the attack on Pearl Harbor by the Japanese. After Pearl Harbor, Americans went into a panic and thousands of Japanese and Japanese-Americans were forced into domestic concentration camps all along the West Coast. Even earlier in history, the Salem Witch Trials are another example of how Americans are afraid of the unknown. Three pre-teen girls claimed to be possessed by a demon who was summoned by people the girls did not get along with, and even though there was no evidence, the people the girls’ pointed fingers at were burned at the stake....   [tags: President of the United States, Bill Clinton]

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Why Should The Same Policy Be Banned?

- ... How can one prove that Franklin 5 certain welfare recipients are using their welfare money for drugs. What if they are growing their own marijuana or using their friend’s drugs. Well, if the employee who tests positive for drugs at his job tells his boss that he didn’t pay for the drugs, he most likely will still face losing his job, whether his friend gave them to him or not....   [tags: Bill Clinton, President of the United States]

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Prayer Should Be Removed Out Of The School

- Today many believe that prayer should be removed out of the school, many still believe that prayer should stay within the public school system. The feelings of some is that by having prayer in schools it would give some kids hope and a since of belonging. We all at some point and time right before that big exam have said a few prayers or even mumbled a few words in hopes of passing. No one has ever said that you had to understand, support or believe in what your classmates faith was, all one has to do is just to except their faith for what it is and for what they believe in....   [tags: Religion, Faith, Christianity, Bill Clinton]

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Television Show Called Scandal Is Just A Call Away From Solving Your Problems

- Political movies and television shows being developed in the 21st Century have immensely grown in popularity, often focusing on various scandals in the government or other historic events. The popular television show called Scandal, takes the viewers on a journey through various events that can occur in the White House on a daily basis. Olivia Pope, a former White House Communications Director for the White House, has created a crisis management firms with a handful of associates who call themselves “gladiators”....   [tags: Bill Clinton, President of the United States]

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The Iran Iraq Arms Act Of 1992

- Executive and Representative branches of Government had both played an instrumental role in the sanctions game by drafting and signing legislation, including Iran-Iraq Arms Nonproliferation Act of 1992, Executive Order 12957 (1995), Executive Order 12959 (1995), Iran-Libya Sanctions Act (1996), Iran Nonproliferation Act of 2000, and Executive Order 13382 (2005): • Iran-Iraq Arms Nonproliferation Act of 1992: President George Bush Sr. signed the bill into law on October 23, 1992. When U.S. Senator introduced the bill on the senate floor, he said the legislation would “establish new sanctions on foreign enterprises and governments who provide Iran and Iraq with the military equipment and techn...   [tags: President of the United States, Bill Clinton]

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The Roles Of People On Welfare

- ... This war between the liberals and conservatives continues throughout history and will always be an issue in every presidency. Everyone will have a view on how welfare should be, but not everyone’s views are always correct nor politically correct. Also just because something may be politically correct does not mean it is correct either. Everything changed when Ronald Reagan released his story of “Welfare Queen” (Edelman). He based his campaign around the start of the Welfare Queen. The welfare queen was a woman from Chicago....   [tags: Welfare, Welfare fraud, Bill Clinton]

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