What Valerie Plame Really Did at the CIA

Sep 6, 2006
The woman at the center of the CIA leak case "was no analyst or paper-pusher;" rather, she was chief of operations on the CIA's clandestine Joint Task Force on Iraq, which was heading up the CIA's intelligence hunt for Saddam's WMD. Thus, her outing by Bush administration officials was a serious breach of national security -- not to mention a career-killer. The Nation's David Corn has the scoop in his new book, "Hubris."