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Bill Clinton

Former President Bill Clinton had humble beginnings in Hope, Ark. His political career began in Arkansas, where he was elected attorney general and governor. He became the 42nd president of the United States in 1992 and was elected to a second term in 1995.

Skip Rutherford (left) and Mack McLarty swap stories on the radio show "Tales from the South" about their lives during the years of the Clinton presidency Sunday at Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church in Little Rock.

PHOTO BY Rick McFarland
Skip Rutherford (left) and Mack McLarty swap stories on the radio show "Tales from the South" about their lives during the years of the Clinton presidency Sunday at Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church in Little Rock.

2 friends of Clinton speak at LR event

Just minutes before then-President Bill Clinton announced in 1992 that his friend and fellow Arkansan Thomas F. "Mack" McLarty would be his White House chief of staff, McLarty's mother, Helen, beat him to the punch, Skip Rutherford said. The Clinton administration had kept the news hush-hush, that i...

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