Karl Rove: Outing Valerie Plame: External Links 2003 and 2004
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The following are External Links for 2003 and 2004 related to Karl Rove: Outing Valerie Plame.
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- Timothy Noah, "Did Rove Blow a Spook's Cover? The White House won't say," Slate, September 16, 2003. Re Robert Novak's "Mission to Niger," Townhall.com, July 14, 2003.
- "White House vows help in CIA leak probe. But administration won't seek independent investigation," CNN, September 29, 2003: "'The president believes leaking classified information is a very serious matter and it should be pursued to the fullest extent by the appropriate agency and the appropriate agency is the Department of Justice,' White House press secretary Scott McClellan told reporters."
- James C. Moore, "The Truth is Puttin’ on its Shoes: An Inquiry Into the 'Innocent' Mr. Rove," BuzzFlash Contribution, September 30, 2003.
- Mike Allen and Dana Milbank, "Bush Vows Action if Aides Had Role in Leak. Democrats' Demand for Special Counsel Rejected," Washington Post, September 30, 2003.
- "CIA scandal could divert Rove from re-election campaign," AP, October 1, 2003, Re unauthorized disclosure of name of covert CIA agent Valerie Plame.
- Julian Borger, "Bush aide accused of CIA leak. Reporters told wife of former US ambassador was an agent," Guardian/UK, October 1, 2003.
- David Corn, "The Spin is Not Holding," The Nation, October 4, 2003.
- Cheryl Seal, "Treasonous Lies of Bob Novak and Karl Rove," American Patriot Friends Network, October 5, 2003.
- "Conyers Calls For Rove's Resignation," Truthout.org, October 7, 2003: "I write to ask you to resign from the White House staff. Recent press reports have indicated that, while you may or may not have been the source of the Robert Novak column which revealed the status and name of a covert operative, the wife of Ambassador Joseph Wilson, you were involved in a subsequent effort to push this classified information to other reporters and give it even wider currency. This itself may be a federal crime, but regardless of that fact, your actions are morally indefensible."
- "Secrets and Leaks," Newsweek, October 6, 2003: Page 3: "The White House spokesman dismissed as 'ridiculous' the charge that Rove outed Plame. A source familiar with Rove’s conversation acknowledged that Rove spoke to Matthews a few days after Novak’s column appeared, but said that Rove never told Matthews that Wilson’s wife was 'fair game'—rather, that it 'was reasonable to discuss who sent Wilson to Niger.' Novak wrote last week that the leaker was 'no partisan gunslinger.' That suggests that the original leak came from someone in the White House national-security apparatus, which holds itself above politics."
- Michael Isikoff and Mark Hosenball, "Criminal or Just Plain Stupid? 'Leakgate' may be little more than a bumbling effort to slam a critic," Newsweek, October 8, 2003 (issue).
- Walter Pincus and Mike Allen, "Probe Focuses on Month Before Leak to Reporters. FBI Agents Tracing Linkage of Envoy to CIA Operative," Washington Post, October 12, 2003.
- Kevin Drum, "Valerie Plame or Valerie Wilson?" Calpundit, October 12, 2003.
- Swopa, "Why 'Valerie Plame'?" Needlenose, October 12, 2003.
- "Rove testifies in leak probe. Bush aide speaks for two hours," Associated Press, October 15, 2003.
- Wayne Madsen, "Karl Rove, the king of dirt," From the Wilderness, December 5, 2003.
- Dick Meyer, "Have Rove & Bush Lost Their Mojo?" CBS News, March 8, 2004.
- Murray S. Waas, "Plugging Leaks. More details emerge on the Plame investigation, as Karl Rove's testimony is revealed for the first time," The American Prospect, March 8, 2004.
- Viveca Novak, "Rove Testifies in Wilson Leak. The president's advisor appears before a federal grand jury," Time Online, October 15, 2004.
- Joshua Green, "Karl Rove in a Corner," The Atlantic, November 2004: "Karl Rove is at his most formidable when running close races, and his skills would be notable even if he used no extreme methods. But he does use them. His campaign history shows his willingness, when challenged, to employ savage tactics."
- Susan Schmidt, "The When and How of Leak Being Probed. Timing of Disclosure of CIA Employee's Name a Factor in Deciding if Law Was Broke," Washington Post, November 26, 2004: "Special prosecutor Patrick J. Fitzgerald is trying to pinpoint precisely when and from whom several journalists learned that Joseph C. Wilson IV, an outspoken critic of the administration, was sent on an Iraq-related intelligence mission after a recommendation by his wife, Valerie Plame, a covert CIA employee. Plame's name first appeared in a July 14, 2003, column by Novak. ... The timing could be a critical element in assessing whether classified information was illegally disclosed. If White House aides directed reporters to information that had already been published by Novak, they may not have disclosed classified information."