Continuing the conversation

Memo: To House Speaker Dennis Hastert. Mr. Speaker, you need to demonstrate to the country that the slim Republican majority is concerned with more than the scandals of the Clinton administration and that the House Republicans’ focus on the Lewinsky matter was based on more than a desire to embarrass a president who has consistently outmaneuvered them.

A strong policy-based offensive will show the country that the Republican...

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Robert E. McCarthy is an attorney in New York City.