Former US President Bill Clinton (L) laughs with former US Senator Dale Bumpers (D-AR). (JOYCE NALTCHAYAN/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON — Dale Bumpers, a former U.S. senator and Arkansas governor who defended President Bill Clinton during his impeachment trial, died Friday, his son, William, told CNN. He was 90.
Bumpers, a Democrat, died at his home in Little Rock after suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and a broken hip.
Funeral arrangements have not yet been finalized.