Statement on Vice President Al Gore's 1996 campaign financing activities

Clinton, Bill J.
August 1998
Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;8/31/98, Vol. 34 Issue 35, p1660
Government Documents
Presents the text of the statement given by the president of the United States on August 27, 1998 which deals with Vice President Al Gore's campaign financing activities in 1996.


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