White House Counsel Vetting Procedures

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White House Counsel Vetting Procedures


Office of Counsel to the President
National Security Council
White House Office of Records Management
White House Security Office
Automated Records Management System
National Security Council






This collection consists of records related to White House Counsel vetting procedures utilizing FBI files. During the administration this procedure came under investigation by a number of entities and became known popularly as “Filegate.” This collection contains a large number of records from the White House Counsel Office. It includes correspondence related to the various investigations and administrative paperwork related to records management and records production. The files also include personnel records, correspondence related to personnel security, approval for White House passes, and administrative paperwork related to monitoring those activities. The collection also includes records related to a lawsuit brought by Judicial Watch that was also referred to as “Filegate.”


Clinton Presidential Records: White House Staff and Office Files
Clinton Presidential Records: Automated Records Management System
Clinton Presidential Records: NSC Cable, Email, and Records Management System


William J. Clinton Presidential Library & Museum


262 folders in 19 boxes

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