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House Commerce Committee Chairman Tom Bliley is calling for a criminal investigation after Justice Department investigators uncovered a memo describing a proposed strategy for Vice President Al Gore to help a longtime friend and Democratic fund-raiser obt

6/04/2000 08:00:00 PM Eastern

House Commerce Committee Chairman Tom Bliley is calling for a criminal investigation after Justice Department investigators uncovered a memo describing a proposed strategy for Vice President Al Gore to help a longtime friend and Democratic fund-raiser obtain a $400 million federal contract for the FCC's new headquarters. The document's origin is unknown, and Gore says he knows nothing about it. He also says he never intervened.

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