The Clinton Affair

May 2020

Season 1 Episode 1 - Handing The Sword To The Enemy

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Democrats retake the White House after twelve years of Republican control, but the scandals that plagued Bill Clinton during the campaign follow him to Washington. After the suicide of White House Counsel Vince Foster, President Clinton attempts to put them to rest by calling for an Independent Counsel to investigate wrong...

Season 1 Episode 2 - The Blue Pass

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Republicans take control of the House for the first time in 40 years, led by a new breed of politician, Newt Gingrich. Gingrich's uncompromising partisanship defines the 'Republican Revolution' and steers the country towards a government shutdown. President Clinton's flirtation with Monica Lewinsky escalates and culminates...

Season 1 Episode 3 - Mixed Messages

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Monica Lewinsky confides the details of her relationship with President Clinton to co-worker, Linda Tripp, who surreptitiously records their private conversations and shares them with a conservative provocateur, Lucianne Goldberg.

Season 1 Episode 4 - Room 1012

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With President Clinton's deposition in the Paula Jones case less than a week away, Linda Tripp contacts Starr's team to tell them the President and Monica plan to lie under oath. Starr and the FBI wire Linda Tripp for a private meeting with Monica Lewinsky. Two days later Lewinsky is detained by FBI agents at the Pentagon ...

Season 1 Episode 5 - State Of The Union

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Unaware of Monica's circumstance, the President is taken by surprise during his deposition in the Paula Jones case - as her lawyers reveal their detailed knowledge of his relationship with Monica Lewinsky. Those details slowly leak and then flood the mainstream media, dominating headlines and the talk shows of an ascendant...

Season 1 Episode 6 - High Crimes And Misdemeanors

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A group of conservative lawyers known as the 'elves' are revealed to have been working behind the scenes to bring down the President. President Clinton's past statements come home to roost as Independent Counsel Ken Starr sends the Republican-led House his referral outlining the grounds for impeachment. House Republicans v...

Season 1 Episode 7 - The Will Of The People

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Season 1 Episode 7 - The Will Of The People of The Clinton Affair was broadcast by SBS ONE on Sunday 24 May 2020 at 10:29.