William jefferson bill clinton served as the 42nd president of the united states from 1993 to 2001 he got authority at the end of the cold war during cold war, in order to compete with the soviet union's military power, the federal government spent a great deal of financial resources to establish a powerful military. Born william jefferson blythe iii, bill clinton’s father died in a car accident shortly before he was born he later took the name of his stepfather, roger clinton presidency and accomplishments. William jefferson clinton second inaugural address, january 20, 1997 my fellow citizens: at this last presidential inauguration of the 20th century, let us lift our eyes toward the challenges that await us in the next century. Note: the american presidency project's presidential audio-video archive - william j clinton has 1996 clinton speeches but no debates or other expressly campaign-linked statements, except for the presidential nomination acceptance speech.
William jefferson clinton, now known as bill clinton, was born on august 19, 1946 he spent the first six years of his life in hope, arkansas william jefferson blythe, clinton's father, died in an auto accident three months before his mother, virginia cassidy blythe, gave birth to him. William jefferson clinton, known as bill clinton, served as the 42nd president of the united states from jan 20, 1993 to jan 19, 2001 his proponents contend that under his presidency the us enjoyed the lowest unemployment and inflation rates in recent history, high home ownership, low crime rates, and a budget surplus. Former president of the united states, former governor of arkansas, former attorney general of arkansas yale university (jd), university college, oxford georgetown university (bs) new york 1.
The impeachment of bill clinton, according to an analysis of the election by stanford university: a more political explanation is the belief in gore campaign circles that disapproval of president clinton's personal behavior was a serious threat to the vice president's prospects impeachment of william jefferson clinton, president of. William jefferson clinton, a native of hope (hempstead county), was the fortieth and forty-second governor of arkansas and the forty-second president of the united statesclinton’s tenure as governor of arkansas, eleven years and eleven months total, was the second longest in the state’s history. Bill clinton is an american politician from arkansas who served as the 42nd president of the united states (1993-2001) he took office at the end of the cold war, and was the first baby-boomer. Abstract president william jefferson clinton is one of the most complex, enigmatic persons to ever occupy the american presidency and there is little doubt that long after clinton’s controversial presidency, scholars and citizens alike will continue to puzzle over questions relating to his personality, character, and religious life (pfiffner 2000. William jefferson clinton was the president of the united states of america from noon on january 20th 1993 to noon on january 20th 2001 he served two terms in office, as a democrat clinton was born on august 19, 1946 in hope, arkansas.
By 1996, clinton had shrunk the federal deficit to its lowest level in a decade, and in 1993, he passed a gun-control law called the brady bill, named after presidential aide james brady who had been wounded in president reagan's attempted assassination. Biographies and memoirs of the presidents of the usa page 1 of 13 biographies and memoirs of the presidents of the united states of america to order any of these titles, contact the library by email, phone, mail, in person, abridged autobiography of william jefferson clinton, forty-second american president commercial audiobook 2004. Reelection: william jefferson clinton as a native-son presidential candidate (review) richard w waterman rhetoric & public affairs, volume 4, number 4, winter 2001, pp 762-764. When william jefferson clinton took office in 1993, he imagined himself to be a(n) president clinton's impeachment crisis left the president in 1996, california voters passed a controversial ballot initiative known as proposition 209, which. The president's full name -- william jefferson clinton -- attests to his family's allegiance to a jeffersonian tradition, probably through franklin d roosevelt.
President william jefferson clinton's farewell address to the nation delivered 18 january 2001 complete transcript and audio at: . Bill clinton william jefferson clinton succeeded where no other democrat since franklin had he was re-elected to a second term as president clinton also proved most of his critics wrong, surviving the personal scandals that came about. Bill clinton was the greatest american president in the second half of the twentieth century and may, through the lens of a longer history, go down as one of our greatest presidents, ever we had unheralded prosperity, as evidenced by the rising tide of jobs, the stock market, and real estate values, and falling unemployment. Following are some of the key dates in clinton's life: early life aug 19, 1946 -- clinton is born william jefferson blythe iv in hope, ark, after his father dies in a traffic accident.
Impeachment of president william jefferson clinton the evidentiary record pursuant to s res 16 grounds for an impeachment of president clinton, and determine whether sufficient grounds did in fact exist to recommend to the house that an impeachment inquiry be commenced4 after review. William jefferson bill clinton (born william jefferson blythe iii on august 19, 1946) was the 42nd president of the united states, serving from 1993 to 2001 before his election as president, clinton served nearly 12 years as the 50th and 52nd governor of arkansas. Bill clinton became the first democrat to serve as president in more than a decade when he took the oath of office on january 20, 1993 maya angelou read an original poem on the pulse of morning. William jefferson clinton federal building frank mechau introduction the president of the museum of modern art, purchased one of the studies for the museum, and it was shown in may, 1938, at the musée du jeu de paume in paris section director edward bruce stated, frank mechau's paintings alone would have justified the entire pwap.
William jefferson clinton spent the first six years of his life in hope, arkansas, where he was born on august 19, 1946 his father, william jefferson blythe, had died in an auto accident several months before his mother, virginia cassidy blythe, gave birth to the future president. William jefferson “bill” clinton (born william jefferson blythe iii august 19, 1946) is an american politician who served as the 42nd president of the united states from 1993 to 2001. President william jefferson clinton had been accused of having sexual relations with an intern at the white house shortly before his re-election campaign in 1996 kenneth starr, independent counsel in the investigation, delivered a 445-page report on president clinton to the house judiciary committee on sept 9,1998. William jefferson bill clinton is an american politician who served from 1993 to 2001 as the 42nd president of the united states inaugurated at age 46, he was the third-youngest president he took office at the end of the cold war, and was the first president from the baby boomer generation.
In doing this, william jefferson clinton has undermined the integrity of his office, has brought disrepute on the presidency, has betrayed his trust as president, and has acted in a manner subversive of the rule of law and justice, to the manifest injury of the people of the united states.