In an excerpt from his forthcoming book, McClellan recounts the 2003 news conference in which he told reporters that aides Karl Rove and I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby were "not involved" in the leak involving operative Valerie Plame.
"There was one problem. It was not true," McClellan writes, according to a brief excerpt released Tuesday. "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."
Tuesday, November 20, 2007
Conscience Raising: Could It Be The President Led His Spokesperson To Lie To The American People?
Could it be former Whitehouse spokesmodel Scotty McMessage McClellan is growing a conscience? Have a gander: