Joe Conason writes weekly political columns for The New York Observer and Salon.com. He is also an editor at The Investigative Fund of the Nation Institute. His books include
The Hunting of the President: The Ten-year Campaign to Destroy Bill and Hillary Clinton (with Gene Lyons);
Big Lies; and
It Can Happen Here: Authoritarian Peril in the Age of Bush.
Mocking predictions that he'd be sidelined or prove an irritant to his wife, Clinton is back in... MORE