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Alaska issue gets spot on Supreme Court agenda of new roads in the Tongass National Forest.The Roadless Rule, implemented in the final days of the Clinton administration, prohibits road construction, maintenance and timber harvesting on almost 60 million acres of U.S. Forest...
Probe: Nuke smugglers sought out terrorist buyers

...making connections with real buyers," says Matthew Bunn, a Harvard professor who led a secret study for the Clinton administration on the security of Russia's nuclear arsenal.The Moldovan investigators were well aware of the lethal consequences...
Nation and World
Treadwell: Let Alaskans decide

...struggle over ANWR since the late 1970s. I've seen the struggle over King Cove, which at least goes back to the Clinton administration. A family from Petersburg lost their daughter, who was a good friend of mine, in one of those plane crashes...
State | Local
Republicans ignoring signs of some economic gains

...There's not much to gloat about," said Robert Shapiro, a former undersecretary of commerce in the Clinton administration who now advises Democrats and runs an economic consulting firm.But things aren't as bad as Republicans portray...
Not For Web
President Bush to let roadless rule stand

...Undersecretary Mark Rey said Wednesday. Environmentalists said the decision strengthens the rule put in place during the Clinton administration's final days and later upheld by a federal appeals court. "It means the roadless rule will become the operative...
Deal may open up land to logging

...The state sought to halt implementation of the roadless rule in the Tongass and Chugach national forests. The Clinton administration-era rule prohibits timber harvesting and road-building within about 58 million acres of the 192-million-acre...
For some in Yakutat, Timber sale spells grief

...despite controversy in the Lower 48 over whether to preserve roadless areas established in national forests by the Clinton administration. Though many in Yakutat have historic ties to the logging industry, the village is evenly divided over logging...
This Day in History

...northern Iraq in 1994 that resulted in 26 deaths. In 2000, after a furious last-minute lobbying blitz by the Clinton administration, the Senate voted 57-42 to approve legislation making it easier for federal prosecutors to try hate crimes...
This Day in History

...refusing to be drafted. (Ali's conviction was ultimately overturned by the Supreme Court). In 1996, the Clinton administration announced it would veto the re-election of U.N. Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali. Westinghouse...
Fresh face at the FBI

...years acted almost as its own branch of government. In addition to pushing foreign policy in directions the Clinton administration wished not to pursue, Freeh regularly lobbied Congress, where he enhanced his reputation at the expense of...


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