The Associated Press
Dec. 21, 1995
``Wholesale memory loss, evasive answers and claims of privilege against document production. Sounds strangely familiar, doesn't it?'' _ Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., said, trying to compare the Whitewater investigation to Watergate.
``We're all here twiddling our thumbs today, contemplating what our legislators are doing in Washington. Unlike the federal employees, there's zero chance of us getting any kind of reimbursement back for this.'' _ Flamingo Lodge manager Julie Fondriest, who says her business has dried up since the government shutdown closed the nearby Everglades National Park.
``Let's get on with it.'' _ U.S. Navy Adm. Leighton Smith, the new American commander in Bosnia, signing the papers that ended the U.N. mission and began that of NATO.