The Clinton Years

Gavin Esler tells the story of America's controversial and charismatic president, Bill Clinton.

Episodes

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01From Poetry To Prose20070816

The newly elected President Clinton faces the hard reality of government and is found wanting.

Contributors include Tony Blair, Bob Dole and key members of the Clinton Cabinet.

02The Comeback Kid20070823

Clinton faces his Republican nemesis Newt Gingrich in a political battle to the death.

Contributors include Tony Blair, Bob Dole and key members of the Clinton Cabinet.

03A Call To Arms20070830

Foreign policy became one of Clinton's central concerns but he showed great reluctance to put American forces in harm's way.

Contributors include Tony Blair, Madeleine Albright, Richard Holbrooke and Bob Dole

04 LASTSex, Lies And Videotape20070906

Will Clinton be remembered for peace, prosperity and a balanced budget or for sex scandals and a stained dress?