It’s almost impossible for most administrations to escape their time in service completely free of scandal. But most administrations don’t become experts in handling legacy-threatening events either.
The Clinton Machine might be known for winning elections, but the Machine is just as adept at taking care of controversy. The Clinton’s rode a Whitewater wave of scandal into office and dealt with the Branch Davidians in Waco in controversial fashion. Vince Foster’s death may have officially been ruled a suicide but it was shrouded in controversy. Then there was the Chinagate fundraising scandal. These are all related to her husband’s administration — next up are the personal scandals.
Where there is billowing smoke there is never fire, at least when the Clintons are involved. Listen here as Glenn explains these scandals and just what Hillary’s role may have been.