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Bill Clinton is refusing to apologize to Monica Lewinsky and claims he is also a victim of the affair.

NBC’s Craig Melvin asked Clinton, “Do you feel like you owe her an apology?”

Clinton said “No, I do — I do not. I’ve never talked to her.”

The comments come in the wake of a NBC interview with Clinton that aired Monday.

Clinton had an affair with Lewinsky, who was a 22 year-old White House intern at the time, during his presidency. Clinton lied about the affair under oath and was eventually impeached for his lies.

Lewinsky spent years after the earth-shattering political bombshell affair out of the public eye. She has since reemerged into pubic life to become an anti-bullying advocate.

Lewinsky took the high road in regards to the comments Clinton made about the affair. She tweeted on Monday that she is “grateful [sic] to the myriad people who have helped me evolve + gain perspective in the past 20 years,” and shared a link to a Vanity Fair article she wrote about her experience with Clinton.

In the article, Lewinsky says the investigation into the affair made her life a “living Hell.”

This was the man who had turned my 24-year-old life into a living hell in his effort to investigate and prosecute President Bill Clinton on charges that would eventually include obstruction of justice and lying under oath—lying about having maintained a long-term extramarital relationship with me.

She also writes that Clinton’s affair with her was a “gross abuse of power.”

There are even some people who feel my White House experiences don’t have a place in this movement, as what transpired between Bill Clinton and myself was not sexual assault, although we now recognize that it constituted a gross abuse of power.

Finally, Lewinsky said Clinton caused her “PTSD” and “trauma.”

In the NBC interview, Clinton was remorseless about the affair. “If the facts were the same today, I wouldn’t [do anything different],” Clinton said. “I think I did the right thing.”

“I defended the Constitution,” Clinton said when asked if he should have resigned. He then said he has not spoken to Monica before saying that he did not owe Lewinsky an apology.

Clinton then said the affair cost him, “Nobody believes that I got out of that for free. I left the White House $16 million in debt.”

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Boomer Lady June 6, 2018
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She has matured and gone on with her life. He is still the same idiot he was back then. As president he was the most powerful man in the world, and she was a very young woman dazzled by his interest in her. And just what did the affair have to do with his being $16 million in debt?
Mike L. June 6, 2018
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Why is there a (sic) at the end of the word "grateful"- just because it wasn't capitalized? It's spelled correctly otherwise. Back to the subject...as much as I would like to see Willy fry for what he did to Juanita Broaddrick and Kathleen Willey, his tryst with Monica was consensual- no crime committed, except for his lying under oath, just bad form.
Matt June 5, 2018
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Why did you place the term "sic" after "Grateful"? That is the correct spelling.
Dusty June 5, 2018
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Monica you never owe anyone and apology for what happened in the White House with this President. You were in love and it could be seen in your face and the way you looked at him. He was not after love but sex instead. You were there gullible and young and so beautiful compared to Hillary. As an older woman married 40 years you were in a place that many women might have done much the same as you did. Look at Pres Kennedy. So please after all this time I hope you know you have the backing of the majority of women. I might have even voted for Hillary had she left her husband. He had a love affair with Jennifer so you were used and he Pres Clinton was so wrong to do what he did in our White House. He now just ignores like it was his right to what he did . His daughter tries to bypass this incident per attacking Pres Trump to try to make this go away to put the blame on Trump instead . Hope that the day comes you find that one guy to love and let go of this past. Honestly most do not care anymore and most do not blame you at all.
kathryn Bland June 5, 2018
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Bill Clinton was a pig back then & he's still a pig. As far as him saying he was the victim is a load of crap. The Clinton's are all criminals.............
mike dar June 5, 2018
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'In Debt' was just on paper, reality is within a week the Clintons were paid for two books, wiping out debt, making them millionaires again and had borrowed for a home purchase.. The bulk of 'Library donations' come after leaving office... the Clintons were quickly millionaires many time over as the 'Library Fund' is used for just about any personal use... and Bill's paid for an apartment on top of the Library' where women could still get the 'Bill cigar'. Bill and Hillary built a life after the Oval, make believe as it is, that they know it can be destroyed in its entirety, if Liberals turn on them like a wolf with a broken leg is turned on by the 'pack'... Liberals eat their own, young and old and in between. For the first time ever, I saw Bill scared in that interview, deeply afraid, he heard the wolf pack coming!
mike dar June 5, 2018
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Bill sure freaked out when called out on his prior behavior! He knows if it happened to Bill Cosby, it can dang well happen to him... almost total separation from admirers, ostracization. Banishment from Liberal circles, very few Dinner invites.. very, very, very fewer 'Cigar interludes'. Forced civil court appearances perhaps.. paying for lawyers from questionable accounts, a severe lessening acceptance of Hillary and her daughter- whom might never get the 'Gold Ring'.. a Senator seat in upper New York State. For the first time ever I saw true fear in Bill Clinton and essentially his as zero immunity if the leftist Liberals go after him.. he will be dog meat.. and he knows it!
ME White June 5, 2018
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He made more than $16 million when he "screwed" the American people by selling uranium to Russia. It will be a good day when he meets the devil face to face for eternity!!o
Cheri Ireland June 5, 2018
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“If the facts were the same today, I wouldn’t [do anything different],” Clinton said. “I think I did the right thing.” This proves that he still doesn't know what the definition of "is" is. Yes, he owes Monica an apology for lying and redirecting her life in so many sad ways. Many young girls do things without discretion, but Monica was ruined, and Bill wasn't. Certainly he should feel sorry and say so. He could have occupied the White House again! Monica was 22, and she does have to accept responsibility for her adult actions, even if she was young, starstruck, and made poor decisions. She has done so, with grace. I wish I could say the same thing for our former President. If Monica makes money from a book deal, I'd say she made lemonade out of serious lemons that were thrown at her.
Thaddeus McKeown June 5, 2018
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Clinton Think He Doesn't Owe Anyone Anything Typical Liberal Double Standard Thinking Both He And His Wife Owes This Republic A Cofession To All There Criminal Act Over Their Years Of Public Service Their Foundation Is A Criminal Enterprize And They Claim To Be The Victim Well Slick Willy Both You And Killary Are Not Victims You Are The Criminals And Every Citizen In This Republic Is One Of Your Victims
DAVID GR. June 5, 2018
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the cloitens (CLINTONS) ARE THE MODERN DAY BENEDICT ARNOLDS OF THE WORLD---AND WE SHOULD ALSO BE VERY MUCH CONCERNED WITH HOW THEY SOLD AMERICA TO OUR ENEMIES--THEIR NOTHING BUT TRAITORS AND TREASONISTS. I SAY "HANG EM"
Rahn Lawson June 5, 2018
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Clinton said he left the White House 16 million dollars in debt. I wonder if that was the reason they stole all the dishes and silverware from the White House along with paintings.
oconnor June 5, 2018
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Only one guilty party in this whole screwed up affair, and that is Linda Tripp who betrayed her friend, Monica !
Klaatu Baraddanikto June 5, 2018
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Why do you put [sic] after the word “grateful” suggesting that she used the word erroneously, when she didn't.
Thomas Goss June 5, 2018
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Clinton's a lying piece of shit, BOTH OF THEM, this scum sucking bastard should have been tried for the assaults on numerous women, but no he's a god dam democrat. As for them leaving the White House dead broke, anyone who believes that is a complete moron. The Clintons deserve to rot in hell forever.
Jan June 5, 2018
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He's a pig! No two ways about it!
Jack June 5, 2018
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Mostly I am grateful to Mr. Clinton for having to explain to a preteen daughter what oral sex was. The original liberal scumbag! Removed the floor on how low a democrat is allowed to go!
John Prewett June 5, 2018
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Clinton Foundation ... plainly a charade enabling bribery. And, Slick, tell us what you did on Epstein's Fantasy Island ... besides collecting sea shells ....
Tammy June 5, 2018
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I dont feel she was a victim - she was an adult and consented. If she was a victim because of her age and his “power” (its not like he created a powerful love potion) and she was too stupid to know what she was doing, then we need to consider raising the adult age of majority. Im sick of these women getting involved with “powerful” men then later claiming to have been abused in some way. This was her choice - plain and simple. Her trouble was that she got caught in the investigation. PS - Bill was a dirt bag and still is.
Frances Shannon June 5, 2018
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Monica was not the only one the idiot defamed. Clinton is a piece of crap has always been and will always be. Such a shame he her this young intern so badly and has no remorse but what would you expect from the Clintons.
Rick June 5, 2018
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Typical clintons....
Joy June 5, 2018
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Although I know from personal experience that it's not that unusual or that difficult to have sex in an office where one works. But the Oval Office? Is NOTHING sacred?!? And the fact those two went at it more than once convinces me that at the very least, Monica showed NO judgment; but, at best, she was "smitten" by tangling with power. Of course, Bill really comes off looking like a selfish cad, since he never even tried to satisfy her - it was all about him and HIS good time. I can't imagine putting up with than one-way sexual encounter more than once, but no accounting for some people's taste! And I can't imagine that he was even remotely interested in her beyond what she could do to service him.
LN June 5, 2018
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Oh, and what was he doing while President to be into tens of millions in deals? A man truly in public service wouldnt be doing the kind of deals to be losing $16 million, I wouldnt think.
Sue Barbour June 5, 2018
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Monica was a naive star struck YOUNG lady. Bill was an OLDER CREEP who preys on young woman! He’ll NEVER apologize because it takes a REAL man to say he’s sorry. I wish Monica the best of luck. I wish the Clintons a life of hell which they all deserve.
Arch Stanton June 5, 2018
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Poor bastard was 16 million in debt. Too bad. So how did he and his scum back wife recover more than 10o times to the better?
Mike June 5, 2018
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Certainly not a Clinton fan, but why would anyone agree to do an interview with NBC, or any of the liberal media? They are an embarrassment to legitimate journalism (if there is such a thing). The question posed to Clinton proves the liberals will eat their young (or old in this case). Second, aren't we all tired of listening to the Clintons explaining everything as not their fault. even a stupid question like this one.
FiuToYou June 5, 2018
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All three Clintons are the scum of the earth!! Bill and Hill need prison and Chelsy (sic) needs a long sit down with a shrink!! Along with the Bushwhackers and Obummer, and all their sidekicks need the rope!!!
Jerome Schindler June 5, 2018
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If Bill had just told the truth from the gitgo he could have avoided those high legal fees that left him $16 mil in debt. Of course he is now worth at least $16 million, that is a $32 mil turnaround. Can you really make that much in speaking fees???
jerseycat406 June 5, 2018
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Bill Clinton owes an apology to her and he owes an apology and some prison time to this country , Think about it he's also responsible for bringing Hillary into the WH , that's his biggest crime
Lemongrass June 5, 2018
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Bill Clinton preyed on a young, innocent young woman and seduced her with his power. He was married and knew better. Monica has turned out to be a beautiful woman. I commend her for forgiving someone who wronged her who hasn't asked for forgiveness. Her soul is free. His, on the other hand, is bound for Hell.
TR Freeman June 5, 2018
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They should have put Slick Willy in jail for all the rapes he committed! He's no victim. He's a MONSTER PREDATOR!
Tim June 5, 2018
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Hitlery Clinton said they left the WH dead broke, they only had $2,000,000.00 to their name.
Sidney Graubard June 5, 2018
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Yea, He left the WH in debt owing 16 Million dollars. When the Clinton's first entered the WH they were so poor, they were in the process their home. However when they left the WH, they left as Multi-Millionaires.
Auntie Vyris June 5, 2018
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I don't know about the PTSD and trauma... that assertion makes her sound not credible. But "abuse of power", yes. And the Clintons will go down in the history books as the most corruptible weasels ever to seek high office.
Sandy Culbertson June 5, 2018
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“I left the White House 15 million in debt”???!!!!! Seriously???? Jesus Christ! Absolutely no remorse about abusing his power and taking advantage of a young intern! All he gives a damn about is the $$$!!!! This is one POS just like his wife!!!
Samuel Hay June 5, 2018
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Bill Clinton is a menace to society as is Hillary Clinton. Two people who have, thus far, escaped being brought to justice. Ms Lewinski is most fortunate she is still alive, based upon all the others who associated with the Clinton Mafia. Too many eyes and a solid motive an opportunity saved her. I think we would all like to see the legal bills he claims to have paid. Fifteen million dollars? I dont think so. The Clintons are criminals still walking the streets, still wanting power and tied into the NEW WORLD ORDER and its plan to rule the world and kill off all but 400 million of the earth's 8 billion people, turning them into slaves. The only thing standing between the NWO and their sinister plan is 135 million armed American Patriots. There is no force on earth who can overcome those numbers and they know it, that is why they want your guns. Im hopeful Monica can have some calm, serene moments in her life at this point. It is a dreadful experience that a young woman had to endure and I would like to see the Clintons behind bars. And lest we forget the PIZZAGATE crimes with alleged pedophilia at its core. Victims of the same crimes as Monica.
Sharon Young June 5, 2018
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Treat him just as Bill Cosby was treated. I hope a lot of women come forward and bury his ass. Kharma at its finest!
Grayfox June 5, 2018
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The hypocracy of the Clinton supporters is over the top of any rationality.
SMUZECHUK June 5, 2018
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MONICA......YEAH YOU WERE A STARRY EYED YOUNG GIRL THEN ....HE KNEW BETTER AND RIGHT UNDER THE NOSE OF HIS YOUNG DAUGHTER.AND OF COURSE , KILLARYWAS GLAD THAT SHE DIDN'T HAVE TO...I AM SORRY FOR WHAT YOU WENT THRU.......POLITICIANS ARE SICK INDIVIDUALS ....THEY BELIEVE THEY ARE DUE. I HOPE YOU HAVE FOUND SOME MEASURE OF PEACE IN YOUR LIFE...HE LOOKS AT YOU NOW AND ONLY WISHES....YOU.....KILLARY......? JUST LOOKING AT THAT SNOOZE IS ENOUGH TO MAKE A PERSON BARF.
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