October 29, 1994 |
Nancy Reagan says Virginia Senate candidate Oliver L. North lied to her husband, but North refused Friday to take up the gauntlet, saying he wouldn't "fight with a lady." North spoke the morning after former President Ronald Reagan's wife became the latest in a string of former associates to question North's truthfulness. "I know Ollie North has a great deal of trouble separating fact from fantasy.
June 5, 1994 |
Oliver L. North, the ramrod Marine who emerged from the Iran-Contra scandal as a conservative icon, won the Virginia Republican Senate nomination Saturday. His victory virtually ensured an unpredictable four-way contest for the seat now held by embattled Democrat Charles S. Robb. At a tense and emotional party convention here, North comfortably defeated fellow conservative James C. Miller III, who had centered his campaign on the argument that North could not win in the general election.