Become a digitalPLUS subscriber. 99 for 4 weeks.


Vernon Jordan
Videotapes apparently sway no one

House Republican prosecutors unleashed their strongest potential weapon against President Clinton yesterday -- Monica Lewinsky, on videotape -- but made no perceptible change in the seemingly inevitable outcome of his impeachment trial. After a day of viewing video footage of a coolly composed Lewinsky, plus clips of Clinton's friend Vernon Jordan and White House aide Sidney Blumenthal, the Senate remains on track to acquit the president by the end of this week. Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell of Kentucky praised the House presentation as "very helpful to anybody in the Senate who had an open mind. But all the open minds here are on the Republican side. I think the Democrats have...