Libby - The American Spectator | USA News and Politics

More important, is the document filed by Independent Prosecutor Pat Fitzgerald, which on page 27 informs the court and the public — if press would only report it — that neither the President nor the Vice President had advance knowledge of the leak of the name of Joseph Wilson’s life.

The President is allowed to declassify materials. In fact other senior members of an Administration — the Secretaries of State, Defense and the Attorney General, for example — can declassify materials. And what the President apparently declassified was something that was to be made public within days of his actions.

So let’s recap. Not an illegal leak, but merely an early release of a declassified document.

Sign Up to receive Our Latest Updates! Register

Notice to Readers: The American Spectator and Spectator World are marks used by independent publishing companies that are not affiliated in any way. If you are looking for The Spectator World please click on the following link:

Be a Free Market Loving Patriot. Subscribe Today!