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CIA / Leak Investigation #745142

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 30, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Stewart) The withdrawal of Attorney General John Ashcroft from the Justice Department’s investigation of the possibility that a White House insider deliberately leaked the name of CIA agent Valerie Plame†† last July featured; details of the case reviewed. [Deputy Attorney General James COMEY†- states {US attorney Patrick} Fitzgerald will direct the case.] [Senator Charles SCHUMER†- says this was a dastardly crime.] [Plame’s husband/former US ambassador Joseph WILSON†- supports Ashcroft’s decision.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Stewart, Jim
Duration:
00:02:20

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