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Valerie Plame-Outed CIA Operative

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Valerie Plame went form a clandestine CIA agent working the Middle East to a national celebrity once she was “outed” by the Bush White House. The compromising of her secret activities with the CIA led to a Justice Department investigation with which exposed that there was a coordinated at the highest levels of government to embarrass her husband, Joe Wilson.  The Vice President’s Chief of Staff, “Scooter” Libby went to jail over the violation of federal law.  Since then Valerie has written a book and her story was told in the movie, Fair Game,” starring Shawn Penn and Naomi Watts who portrayed Valerie.  We visited about her efforts to speak the truth against the powers that be.

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