TITLE

Clinton teeters on legal edge of finance law

AUTHOR(S)
Grier, Peter; Shillinger, Kurt
PUB. DATE
February 1997
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/27/97, Vol. 89 Issue 64, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the fundraising activities of the Democratic Party in the United States, during the presidential campaign of American President Bill Clinton, for the November 1996 election. White House officials' defense of the political fundraising activities; Comments from Michael McCurry, spokesman for the White House; Details on Clinton's fundraising.
ACCESSION #
9703062883

 

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