Gore's nest egg includes stock

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- Likely GOP presidential nod George W. Bush yesterday suggested Vice President Al Gore is a hypocrite for denouncing as "risky" his plan to let workers invest more…

Secret White House phone recordings

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- In what sounds like something from one of Ian Fleming's or George Orwell's books, President Clinton signed off on the installation of eavesdropping devices on the more…

Don't worry, we'll find the e-mail. Promise.

by Paul Sperry -- U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth doesn't trust the White House to search for some million "missing" West Wing e-mails under subpoena, even though it's hired "independent" contractors to more…

Dialing for DNC dollars?

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- Several years before coming to the White House and quickly replacing its relatively new phone system, Bill Clinton had the same thing done in the Arkansas more…

The politics of personal (wealth) destruction

by Paul Sperry -- As Joel I. Klein and his trustbusters guzzled champagne earlier this month, working Americans with hard-earned cash in the stock market reached for the Pepto-Bismol. And they're still more…

New cover-up: 'Project PBX'

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- When he settled into his White House office in 1993, Vice President Al Gore said he was stunned at how "primitive" the White House phone system more…

Subpoena sparks burning question

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- Independent Counsel Robert Ray's subpoena to the National Archives is unrelated to recent back-to-back fires at an archives facility in Maryland, a National Archives spokeswoman says. more…

Did House panel fry good guy?

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- The White House official singled out by a House committee for wrong-doing in the Project X e-mail fiasco was the one official who consistently lobbied higher-ups more…

Document backs cover-up charge

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON -- The White House's argument that it didn't know the "scope and nature" of the Project X e-mail fiasco until news broke in February is looking more more…

Are e-mail tapes safe?

by Paul Sperry -- WASHINGTON - Contradicting recent White House claims, a former White House computer contractor says that back-up tapes of White House e-mail are routinely stored at a site outside more…