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House passes resolution criticizing Wilsonupdated: Wed Sep 16 2009 08:29:00

The House of Representatives on Tuesday formally admonished Republican Rep. Joe Wilson for shouting "you lie" during President Obama's speech to a joint session of Congress last week.

Wilson reacts to resolutionupdated: Wed Sep 16 2009 08:29:00

Rep. Joe Wilson says it's time to move on and focus on health care reform.

Commentary: Why we don't heckle the presidentupdated: Fri Sep 11 2009 09:20:00

When I worked in the House of Representatives in the mid-'90s, Congressional Republicans grew enamored of the idea of replicating the tradition of "Question Time" that was popular in the British House of Commons.

Heckler Wilson 'a decent guy' with lock on district, observers sayupdated: Thu Sep 10 2009 13:30:00

Rep. Joe Wilson, who heckled President Obama's speech on health care reform Wednesday night, is a popular, deeply conservative, usually polite Republican with a solid lock on his district, observers say.

Two words make Joe Wilson an Internet sensationupdated: Thu Sep 10 2009 13:06:00

Two words, delivered with index finger punctuating the air and directed at the president of the United States, made a little-known South Carolina congressman one of the most controversial men on the Internet -- at least Wednesday heading into Thursday.

Comment: Despite apology, furor continues over health plansupdated: Thu Sep 10 2009 11:08:00

U.S. President Barack Obama announced this week that the "time for bickering is over" and then found out just how wrong he could be.

More Wilson accusationsupdated: Wed Nov 21 2007 14:48:00

Ex-Ambassador Joe Wilson says Scott McClellan's claims show his wife Valerie Plame was a victim of the Bush administration.

Ex-aide: Bush, Cheney involved in misleading mediaupdated: Wed Nov 21 2007 14:48:00

Former White House spokesman Scott McClellan says top administration officials -- including President Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney -- were involved in his "unknowingly" passing along false information about the leak of a CIA operative's identity.

People.com: Valerie Plame Wilson on Keeping Her Marriage Togetherupdated: Mon Oct 29 2007 11:48:00

Valerie Plame Wilson, the former covert CIA agent unmasked after husband Joe Wilson wrote an op-ed critical of Iraq WMD intelligence, gives her side of the story in the new book Fair Game. Wilson, now living with her family in Santa Fe, N.M., talked to PEOPLE about being outed and the strain that it put on her marriage – as well as her advice for her 7-year-old twins and her struggle with postpartum depression.

Libby trial watchers wonder what may have beenupdated: Thu Feb 22 2007 17:24:00

It had been the most anticipated moment of the perjury and obstruction of justice trial of I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, the former top aide to Vice President Dick Cheney -- testimony from a sitting vice president, the first time ever in a criminal trial.

Former New York Times reporter contradicts Libby updated: Tue Jan 30 2007 09:50:00

A former New York Times reporter testified Tuesday that I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby told her the identity of a CIA operative weeks before Libby told investigators he had learned of the agent's identity.

Three jury candidates dismissed in 'Scooter' Libby trialupdated: Tue Jan 16 2007 08:56:00

The federal judge in the trial of ex-White House aide Lewis "Scooter" Libby grilled potential jurors Tuesday about their political convictions and their knowledge of possible trial participants, including possible Vice President Dick Cheney.

Libby hearing focuses on classified White House papersupdated: Wed Sep 27 2006 08:15:00

Highly sensitive White House documents will be part of a closed-door hearing that began Wednesday ahead of the criminal trial of Lewis "Scooter" Libby, the former aide to Vice President Dick Cheney.

Sources: State Department official source of Plame leakupdated: Wed Aug 30 2006 08:21:00

Former Deputy Secretary of State Richard Armitage was the source who revealed the identity of CIA officer Valerie Plame to syndicated columnist Robert Novak in 2003, touching off a federal investigation, two sources familiar with Armitage's role tell CNN.

Former CIA officer claims conspiracy outed her identityupdated: Fri Jul 14 2006 10:25:00

Former CIA officer Valerie Plame on Friday said she and her husband filed their lawsuit against top Bush administration officials "with heavy hearts" but at the same time "with a renewed sense of purpose."

Novak: Rove confirmed Plame's identityupdated: Tue Jul 11 2006 20:27:00

White House political adviser Karl Rove was one of Robert Novak's sources for the 2003 disclosure of a CIA operative's identity, the syndicated columnist wrote Tuesday.

Lawyer: Rove won't be charged in CIA leak caseupdated: Tue Jun 13 2006 07:06:00

White House senior adviser Karl Rove has been told by special counsel Patrick Fitzgerald that he will not be charged in the CIA leak case, according to Robert Luskin, Rove's lawyer.

Court filing: Cheney may be witness in Libby trialupdated: Thu May 25 2006 00:25:00

The special counsel prosecuting former White House aide Lewis Libby indicated in court documents filed Wednesday that Libby's former boss, Vice President Dick Cheney, could be called as a witness in his upcoming trial.

Specter: White House needs to explain leakupdated: Sun Apr 09 2006 11:57:00

A top Senate Republican called on President Bush on Sunday to tell Americans why the White House leaked intelligence to bolster the case for the Iraq war in 2003.

Toobin: Woodward admission doesn't help White Houseupdated: Tue Nov 22 2005 12:33:00

The CIA leak probe is again making headlines, with the prosecutor planning to seek a new grand jury and journalist Bob Woodward's admission that a senior Bush administration official talked about CIA agent Valerie Plame weeks before her identity became public.

Ex-Cheney aide pleads not guiltyupdated: Thu Nov 03 2005 06:59:00

Vice President Dick Cheney's former top adviser made his first court appearance Thursday, pleading not guilty to felony charges of lying to investigators and a grand jury in the probe into a leak of a CIA agent's name.

Joseph Wilson: 'Karl Rove should be fired'updated: Mon Oct 31 2005 15:14:00

Retired career diplomat and former U.S. Ambassador Joseph Wilson has been a prominent figure throughout special prosecutor Patrick Fitzgerald's investigation into who leaked the secret identity of CIA operative Valerie Plame, Wilson's wife.

Reid: White House owes an explanationupdated: Sun Oct 30 2005 12:30:00

The Senate minority leader said Sunday that President Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney owe the country an explanation of "what's going on" in the administration and called for White House Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove to be fired.

Highlights from Libby indictmentupdated: Fri Oct 28 2005 13:51:00

Following are selections from the indictment of I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, Vice President Dick Cheney's chief of staff.

White House braces for probe resultsupdated: Thu Oct 27 2005 20:15:00

A curious and twisting episode that began in the sixth paragraph of a 2003 newspaper column could culminate Friday in criminal charges reaching to the top echelons of the White House.

Poll: Few doubt wrongdoing in CIA leakupdated: Tue Oct 25 2005 16:06:00

Only one in 10 Americans said they believe Bush administration officials did nothing illegal or unethical in connection with the leaking of a CIA operative's identity, according to a national poll released Tuesday.

Attorney: Rove didn't circulate CIA operative's nameupdated: Mon Oct 10 2005 12:49:00

Karl Rove's attorney, Robert Luskin, said Monday his client "did not circulate" the name of an undercover CIA operative.

The Rove problemupdated: Mon Jul 25 2005 10:27:00

Valerie Plame had no reason to welcome a reporter into her home last week. Reporters tell stories and trade secrets, and her life, once a state secret, had become one of the most widely told stories in years. As if anyone could resist it: beautiful blond mother of two whose identity as a CIA spy is compromised by a political vendetta against her husband.

Ex-CIA official blasts Bush on leak of operative's nameupdated: Sat Jul 23 2005 13:11:00

A former CIA intelligence official who once worked with Valerie Plame blasted President Bush and his administration for their response to the role of top White House aides in allegedly leaking Plame's identity as a CIA operative.

How dumb do they think we are?updated: Mon Jul 18 2005 14:25:00

In my line of work, you get lied to a lot.

Bush appears to shift course on CIA leakupdated: Mon Jul 18 2005 03:39:00

President Bush appeared to backtrack Monday from his 2004 pledge to fire anyone involved in leaking the name of CIA operative Valerie Plame.

Journalist at center of leak probe criticizes Time bossupdated: Sun Jul 17 2005 19:01:00

A Time magazine reporter said Sunday his boss' decision to turn over his notes and e-mails to a grand jury could impair the magazine's ability to gather information.

It doesn't look good for Karl Roveupdated: Fri Jul 15 2005 13:33:00

As the scandal over the leak of CIA agent Valerie Plame's identity has continued to unfold, there is a renewed focus on Karl Rove -- the White House deputy chief of staff whom President Bush calls his political "architect."

Lawyer: Identity act may not apply in CIA leak caseupdated: Thu Jul 14 2005 16:27:00

The 1982 Intelligence Identities Protection Act is the federal statute that apparently is at the heart of the investigation by a special prosecutor into who in the government leaked the identity of a covert CIA operative to a newspaper columnist two years ago.

Bush declines to comment on Roveupdated: Wed Jul 13 2005 23:03:00

Seated just a few feet from the man who has emerged as a central figure in the CIA leak investigation, U.S. President George W. Bush deflected questions Wednesday about his top political adviser, Karl Rove, saying it is too soon to pass judgment.

New York Times reporter jailedupdated: Wed Jul 06 2005 10:23:00

A federal judge ordered New York Times reporter Judith Miller jailed for contempt of court Wednesday for refusing to testify to a grand jury investigating the leak of a CIA operative's name. She was taken into custody immediately.

Newsweek: Rove spoke to reporter before leakupdated: Sun Jul 03 2005 12:59:00

Newsweek magazine is reporting that e-mails between Time magazine reporter Matt Cooper and his editors show that Karl Rove, President Bush's top political adviser, spoke to Cooper in the days before a CIA operative's identity was revealed in the media, but it wasn't clear what Cooper and Rove discussed.

Time magazine to hand over reporter's notesupdated: Thu Jun 30 2005 14:04:00

Time Inc. announced Thursday it will turn over subpoenaed records from journalist Matt Cooper regarding the leak of a CIA operative's name, following a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court not to hear its appeal in the case.

'Downing Street memo'updated: Thu Jun 16 2005 17:32:00

Nearly three years after it was written, the "Downing Street memo" on pre-war intelligence on Iraq is spotlighted in the U.S. Congress, with one man leading the charge.

Then & Now: Joseph Wilsonupdated: Mon Mar 07 2005 05:52:00

In 1991, the acting U.S. ambassador to Iraq, Joe Wilson, sheltered 800 Americans at the embassy in Baghdad during Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait. Twelve years later, Wilson was thrust back onto the international stage when he accused President Bush of misleading the American people into another war with Iraq.

Rove appears before grand jury in CIA leak probeupdated: Fri Oct 15 2004 16:20:00

President Bush's chief political strategist appeared Friday in front of a grand jury looking into who leaked the name of a covert CIA agent.

Errant former ambassadorupdated: Thu Jul 15 2004 16:24:00

Like Sherlock Holmes's dog that did not bark, the most remarkable aspect of last week's Senate Intelligence Committee report is what its Democratic members did not say.

Air Force One records subpoenaed in CIA leak probeupdated: Fri Mar 05 2004 13:11:00

The grand jury investigating the leak of a covert CIA operative's name subpoenaed a wide range of White House documents, including records of telephone calls from Air Force One and information relating to an internal working group dealing with Iraq, government sources confirmed to CNN on Friday.

Fortune: LIFE AFTER XEROX Sol Linowitz had a spectacular second career, but his memoir could leave you more excited about Rochester.updated: Mon Jan 06 1986 00:01:00

Sol M. Linowitz has had a life that many businessmen surely envy. Coming from a family in straitened circumstances, he was immensely successful as a lawyer and then a corporate executive. As an ins...

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