Search the Archive

Bush / Intelligence Leak #827805

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 06, 2006
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) The allegation from Vice President Dick Cheney's former aide Lewis "Scooter" Libby that President Bush authorized the leak of classified intelligence on Iraq to “New York Times” reporter Judith Miller examined. [In September, 2003, BUSH – decries leakers.] [Representative Jane HARMAN†, Senator Charles SCHUMER†- react to Bush’s involvement.] [Former CIA general counsel Jeffrey SMITH†- says Bush should have consulted with the CIA.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(White House: David Gregory) The administration’s decision to secretly leak elements of the national intelligence estimate to rebut the charges of Joe Wilson, a critic of the Iraq war whose wife Valerie Plame’s identity as a CIA operative was leaked, featured.

Williams, Brian;
Myers, Lisa;
Gregory, David

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.