Under oath, Clinton denied having had "a sexual affair", "sexual relations", or "a sexual relationship" with Lewinsky.
News of the Clinton–Lewinsky relationship broke in January 1998.
” Capehart asked.“Well, I think it’s important to notice it’s also in the media. “So, I don’t think it’s—if you’re a high-profile person, whether you’re Bill O’Reilly in the media or a politician, it’s going to be a story.
And it’s important that there be a recognition that this happens everywhere.” Former U. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during the 18th World Knowledge Forum in Seoul, South Korea, on October 18.
On January 26, 1998, Clinton stated, "I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky" in a nationally televised White House news conference.
During the Lewinsky scandal, the press compared Lewis' unproven "hints" that she had an affair with opera star Plácido Domingo to her daughter's sexual relationship with Clinton. Vilensky, was a Lithuanian Jew, and Monica's maternal grandmother, Bronia Poleshuk, was born in the British Concession of Tianjin, China, to a Russian Jewish family.
Paula Jones alleged that Bill Clinton exposed himself to her in a Little Rock hotel room in 1991.
And Kathleen Wiley accused Bill Clinton of groping her in the Oval Office in 1993.
Lewinsky became famous after President Bill Clinton admitted to having had what he called an "inappropriate relationship" with her while she worked at the White House in 1995–1996.
The alleged affair and its repercussions (which included Clinton's impeachment) became known later as the Clinton–Lewinsky scandal.Trump, Clinton, Al Franken, the Democratic senator from Minnesota, and Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore are among the prominent politicians facing accusations.