Fitzgerald quoted Libby as saying he was authorized to tell New York Times reporter Judith Miller that Iraq was "vigorously trying to procure" uranium. Fitzgerald said Libby told him it "was the only time he recalled in his government experience when he disclosed a document to a reporter that was effectively declassified by virtue of the president's authorization that it be disclosed."We've been lied to. People are dying for a lie. What else needs to happen for these two crooks to get impeached? Or censured ... at the very least? C'mon now. Let's keep it real.
The process was so secretive that other Cabinet-level officials did not know about it, according to the court papers, which point to Bush and Cheney as setting in motion a leak campaign to the press that ended in Plame's blown cover.
Apr 6, 2006
Bring on the swift, sweet justice. STAT.
In light of Scooter's revelation that he got explicit approval to talk to the press revealing Valerie Plame's identity, the time for increased pressure on Bush and Cheney to 'fess up is NOW.