TITLE

Revisiting Wilson

PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;8/1/2005, Vol. 233 Issue 5, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the investigation into who in the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush leaked the identity of clandestine CIA agent Valerie Plame. Observation that the right wing wants people to be confused as to who may have leaked Plame's identity; Claim that indictments will be delivered if federal prosecutor Patrick Fitzgerald demonstrates that somebody in the administration knowingly leaked Plame's identity; Details of why Plame's name was leaked, going back to the assignment of Plame's husband, Joe Wilson, to substantiate claims that Iraq had tried to purchase yellowcake uranium in Niger.
ACCESSION #
17726374

 

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