CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 6, 1997
A last-minute change of plans has forced U.S. Atty. Gen. Janet Reno to cancel a visit next week, officials said Tuesday. Mayor Miguel A. Pulido Jr. had announced plans for Reno's visit during Monday's City Council meeting. Reno had been scheduled to make the public appearance next Monday. City officials said they hoped to reschedule the visit but did not have any future dates.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 7, 1994
Sen. Phil Gramm (R-Texas)--You just don't get it, do you! You criticize Janet Reno for caring "more about day care than about violent crime." How do you think criminals are made? And what do you think the answer to the crime problem is? Locking everyone up? Ms. Reno understands that we need to invest in the "people infrastructure" of our nation--our children--to reduce crime. Bravo to her! JUDY BOROSKIN Orange
January 23, 1994 |
A bank in Mississippi and another in South Dakota agreed Friday to settle race discrimination cases by setting aside nearly $1 million to compensate blacks and Native Americans denied loans or overcharged on the basis of race. The agreements between the Justice Department and the First National Bank of Vicksburg, Miss., and Blackpipe State Bank in Martin, S.D., were announced by Atty. Gen. Janet Reno and submitted to federal judges for their approval.
April 17, 1997 |
Atty. Gen. Janet Reno appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee in support of a constitutional amendment to protect the rights of violent-crime victims. Reno said an amendment ensuring that victims can attend court and sentencing procedures "provides the best means to protect the rights of violent-crime victims." She emphasized that the Clinton administration doesn't take lightly changing the Constitution, but victims' rights must be protected, she said.
April 19, 1997
Here's the rundown on guests and topics for the weekend's public-affairs programs: Today "Evans & Novak": Rep. John R. Kasich (R-Ohio), 2:30 p.m., repeats Sunday, 7 a.m. CNN. "John McLaughlin's One on One": Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), 2:30 p.m. (28). "Tony Brown's Journal": Reexamining the Martin Luther King Jr. assassination, 3:30 p.m. (28). "Larry King Weekend": Tony Randall, 6 and 11 p.m. CNN. "The McLaughlin Group": Topics include James McDougal, Atty. Gen.
January 31, 1999
1994 January: President Clinton asks Atty. Gen. Janet Reno to appoint an independent counsel to investigate his Whitewater land deal; Reno names Robert B. Fiske Jr. February: A federal grand jury begins hearing evidence about whether depositor's funds in a savings & loan were diverted into Clinton's 1984 gubernatorial campaign and into Whitewater Development Corp., co-owned by the Clintons and James and Susan McDougal.
August 3, 2002 |
Former U.S. Atty. Gen. Janet Reno, whose campaign to unseat Jeb Bush as Florida governor has included a dance party at a glitzy nightclub, has booked her friend Elton John to sing at a fund-raising concert, campaign officials said. The concert is scheduled for Sept. 18--eight days after the Florida primary in which Reno is seeking the Democratic nomination. If she wins, she will run against the Republican Bush, younger brother of President Bush, in the November general election.