Was Bill Clinton a good president? | The Tylt
When Bill Clinton left office in 2000, the country was enjoying a booming economy, a budget surplus and relative peacetime abroad. While his presidency was marred by scandal, ones he personally caused, many believe Clinton's ability to govern places him among the nation's great presidents. However, many of Clinton's key pieces of legislation seem backward when viewed through a modern lens. Congress is currently working to undo Clinton's 1994 overhaul of the criminal justice system, and his landmark "Don't Ask Don't Tell" policy came to an end under Obama. What do you think?
Was Bill Clinton a good president?