Watergate-era Judiciary chief of staff: Hillary Clinton fired for lies, unethical behavior

I’ve decided to reprint a piece of work I did nearly five years ago, because it seems very relevant today given Hillary Clinton’s performance in the Benghazi hearings. Back in 2008 when she was running for president, I interviewed two erstwhile staff members of the House Judiciary Committee who were involved with the Watergate investigation when Hillary was a low-level staffer there. I interviewed one Democrat staffer and one Republican staffer, and wrote two pieces based on what they told me about Hillary’s conduct at the time.

I published these pieces back in 2008 for North Star Writers Group, the syndicate I ran at the time. This was the most widely read piece we ever had at NSWG, but because NSWG never gained the high-profile status of the major syndicates, this piece still didn’t reach as many people as I thought it deserved to. Today, given the much broader reach of CainTV and yet another incidence of Hillary’s arrogance in dealing with a congressional committee, I think it deserves another airing. For the purposes of simplicity, I’ve combined the two pieces into one very long one. If you’re interested in understanding the true character of Hillary Clinton, it’s worth your time to read it.

As Hillary Clinton came under increasing scrutiny for her story about facing sniper fire in Bosnia, one question that arose was whether she has engaged in a pattern of lying.

The now-retired general counsel and chief of staff of the House Judiciary Committee, who supervised Hillary when she worked on the Watergate investigation, says Hillary’s history of lies and unethical behavior goes back farther – and goes much deeper – than anyone realizes.

Jerry Zeifman, a lifelong Democrat, supervised the work of 27-year-old Hillary Rodham on the committee. Hillary got a job working on the investigation at the behest of her former law professor, Burke Marshall, who was also Sen. Ted Kennedy’s chief counsel in the Chappaquiddick affair. When the investigation was over, Zeifman fired Hillary from the committee staff and refused to give her a letter of recommendation – one of only three people who earned that dubious distinction in Zeifman’s 17-year career.


“Because she was a liar,” Zeifman said in an interview last week. “She was an unethical, dishonest lawyer. She conspired to violate the Constitution, the rules of the House, the rules of the committee and the rules of confidentiality.”

Read more from this story HERE.

  • Not only is Hitlery a liar, she’s a skank. And if she had been thrown in prison in the 90’s for her illegal stock market robbery where she made $100K in one day – on cattle, if I remember right – the four Americans that were murdered in Benghazi would still be alive. Her and Bill are slugs

  • RocktheBenz

    Does anyone with a modicum of brains really believe this bitch is a great American? Everything she touches is crooked and she should be held accountable. I hope this info. gets to real Americans (not rinos) and is brought out in the next election when this skank tries to pull the wool over the eyes of the electorate. I hope we MAKE it to the next election…

    • Hillary will never be held accountable… She’s got a blank check from the Liberal Left.

  • I don’t think that any of us should be shocked that a Clinton is a pathological liar. Yet, the Liberals shills are going to want her to run for president.

  • Tomtom

    She is a serial liar like Obama and her husband !!! So what’s new ????

  • Non Clinton fan

    Her lips were moving, therefore she was lying. She (and her husband) are crooked and corrupt and many other things that I won’t say, but I will say they are a scandalous and need to go away (how about back to Arkansas?)