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There Was Never a Case Against Clemens

USNbubblehead Wrote: Jun 19, 2012 8:58 PM
'“Sir, I have to clear my name,” Clemens said. “Make sure you do not lie,” Waxman responded.' I had just taken a mouthful of spaghetti when I read that, and hearing THAT from Waxman almost resulted in a spectacular event.

I can safely say – now that it has come to fruition, of course –I was the very first person in the world to predict Roger Clemens would be acquitted.

I was there that day. I was the director of communications for the Republican staff of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. I was with Clemens and his lawyers in the staff lounge before the hearing. I thanked him for finally getting my beloved Houston Astros into the World Series. He politely thanked me. His lawyer, Rusty Hardin, let out a big, “There ya go.”

I was there when...