|She did not sit in on national security meetings. She did
not have a security clearance. She did not attend meetings in
the situation room. She conducted no negotiations. She did not
manage any part of the national security bureaucracy.
Saying former first lady Hillary Clinton
had "in serious ways overstated, if not grossly exaggerated,
the nature of her experience." Quoted in 2008 interview
with the National Journal. Craig was former Clinton White House
|I urge you to read that transcript, ... You will see this
president make painful, difficult admissions.
Telling US senators that no reasonable
person could read the grand jury transcript (on Clinton/Lewinsky
affair investigation) and not see President Bill Clinton was
owning up to his illicit affair with Lewinsky. Said during impeachment
hearings when he was Clinton's lawyer.
|Open your mind, open your heart and focus on the record. As
you sit there listening to me at this moment, you may already
be determined to vote to approve some articles of impeachment
against this president, ... If you are in fact disposed to vote
for impeachment, in the name of a justice that is fair and blind
and impartial, please do so only on the basis of the real record
and the real testimony, not on the basis of what someone else
tells you is in the record.
Opening statement in defense of President
Bill Clinton at House Judiciary Committee impeachment hearing
in December 1998.
|We think, in some areas, she provided erroneous testimony
that is in disagreement with the president's testimony, and
particularly in specific areas having to do with the grand jury.
On Monica Lewinsky's testimony to grand
jury investigating her illicit sexual affair with President
Clinton. Craig told this to House Judiciary Committee impeachment
hearing in December 1998.