Citizens United's Bossie: I Was Part of 'Vast Right-wing Conspiracy'

Image: Citizens United's Bossie: I Was Part of 'Vast Right-wing Conspiracy'

Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 06:35 AM

By Greg Richter

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
Citizens United President David Bossie freely admits it: He was part of the "vast right-wing conspiracy."

Amid the 7,500 documents released Friday by the Clinton Presidential Library is a 28-page report titled "Communication Stream of Conspiracy Commerce." The document was written in 1995 and describes what then-first lady Hillary Clinton would call in a 1998 "Today" show interview the "vast right-wing conspiracy" against her husband.

The document accuses political consultant Floyd Brown and Bossie of digging up dirt on Bill Clinton and feeding it to the mainstream media.

"You got me," Bossie said Monday on Fox News Channel's "The Kelly File." He said, however, that it was the mainstream media who approached him and Brown about stories and not the other way around.

"I spent months working down in Arkansas uncovering these issues about the Rose law firm, the Whitewater land deal and all the rest," he said.

Bossie later became the chief investigator for the House Oversight Committee during the Clinton presidency.

"Her fundamental facts are incorrect," Bossie told host Megyn Kelly. "I believe she used this as a propaganda technique to try to gain sympathy."

Bossie said members of the press were the "true vast right-wing conspiracy." Investigative reporters from the network news and major newspapers wanted to know what they were finding.

The press was doing its job, he said, adding that he wished they would do the same with the administration of President Barack Obama.

The memos were released as part of a "document dump" on the Friday before Easter weekend, Bossie said. Such releases are often used by politicians to put out information they hope will be covered over the weekend or holiday when they hope fewer people will be paying attention.

"The Clintons haven't changed," Bossie said.

Related Stories:

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Rand Paul: GOP Needs to Attract More Voters in Big Cities

Monday, 21 Jul 2014 20:04 PM

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is to speak to the National Urban League convention in Cincinnati on Friday, and says his fellow . . .

Despite Crises Abroad, Obama Flies Off For Political Fundraisers

Monday, 21 Jul 2014 18:25 PM

Facing dueling foreign policy crises abroad, President Barack Obama is fending off criticism at home as he heads to the  . . .

John Gizzi: Rahm Emanuel Will Feel Heat From Chicago Gunfire

Monday, 21 Jul 2014 18:14 PM

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will soon feel the political heat generated by the ongoing web of gun violence plaguing the W . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved