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bdamomma Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-20-07 10:48 AM
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Former WH Press Sec.: Bush, Rove helped pass along 'false information' on Plame
story here on Raw Story, like we didn't know how Scotty was just another flea on the windshield.


http://rawstory.com/news/2007/Former_WH_Press_Sec._Bush...


"The most powerful leader in the world had called upon me to speak on his behalf and help restore credibility he lost amid the failure to find weapons of mass destruction in Iraq," writes McClellan. "So I stood at the White house briefing room podium in front of the glare of the klieg lights for the better part of two weeks and publicly exonerated two of the senior-most aides in the White House: Karl Rove and Scooter Libby."

But his press performances weren't based on the facts, McClellan continues.

"There was one problem. It was not true," he writes. "I had unknowingly passed along false information. And five of the highest ranking officials in the administration were involved in my doing so: Rove, Libby, the vice President, the President's chief of staff, and the president himself."


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liberal N proud Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-20-07 10:53 AM
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1. With this further proof, is impeachment still off the table?
Or is Congress just going to say boys will be boys?
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