Mary Ann Mahaffey of the Detroit City Council calls it sexual McCarthyism.
On the other hand, there are long term benefits to weakening the office of the president, the presidency , as it was termed when Nixon was in trouble. The present Congress is an extreme exception, but in general promotion of the legislative over the executive is progressive.
Wake up American voters !
Workers of the U.S., it's our turn.
>>> Doug Henwood <dhenwood at panix.com> 10/13 11:51 PM >>>
michael at ecst.csuchico.edu wrote:
>I suspect that Monica et al is doing us a favor. By distracting Congress,
>they are doing less damage. Also, since Clinton's only support is from
>the liberals, he is behaving a bit more like a liberal.
I have very mixed feelings about this. I hate Clinton, hate hate hate, but persecuting a guy for a blow job is a very bad precedent. The people behind it are horrid snoops & social disciplinarians.