Top 10 Quotes by Barbara Olson

Barbara Olson

I think Gore does have to worry. He is tied to Bill Clinton. We know that there were telephone calls that he made from his office. We know that there were visits to the Buddhist temple.

Barbara Olson
The mainstream media has chosen their candidates and their issues, and they're not the same as the GOP's. They are going to be painted as the bad guys.
Barbara Olson

Phones rang constantly, as if the White House was conducting some kind of pardon telethon.

Barbara Olson
Al Gore seems to have found a great political ploy: Picking up whatever issue he is most vulnerable on and championing the cause. Perhaps he will start to champion perjury statutes and obstruction of justice.
Barbara Olson

In the mind of Bill Clinton, political considerations outweigh even life-and-death matters of great concern to his own law-enforcement officials, not to mention the nation.

Barbara Olson
Phones rang constantly, as if the White House was conducting some kind of pardon telethon. Barbara Olso
Barbara Olson

We seem to be OK for now _ until they throw us another clink.

Barbara Olson
Of all presidential perks, the pardon power has a special significance. It is just the kind of authority that would attract the special attention of someone obsessed with himself and his own ability to influence events.
Barbara Olson

It's difficult to believe that Al Gore was oblivious to the existing laws. He has to respond at some point.

Barbara Olson
He decided to plunge on with pardons over the department's objections, or where he knew that there would be objections if he had let career prosecutors know what he was doing.