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  •  Time for Obama to Bring up Bush's Outing of Spy (2+ / 0-)
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    Larsstephens, OleHippieChick

    Valerie Plame, a CIA operative "on Weapons of Mass Destruction.

    Time to bring up the fact that the Bush Administrations deliberate leak of her identity (because they didn't like her husband) prevented her from verifying that there were no WMD in Iraq.  It also helped pave the way for the Bush Administration to falsely claim that there were WMD, and use that as a basis to invade Iraq.

    Time to bring up the fact that this deliberate leak cost:  Almost 4,500 US troops their lives; over 100,000 Iraqi civilians their lives; and the US Treasury over $1 Trillion.

    If these guys want to talk leaks, let's talk leaks...

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