Highlights of These Pages
Saudi Arabia helping fund Sunni insurgency in Iraq. Libby convicted on four of five counts in perjury trial. Fired US attorneys confirm political nature of dismissals; confirm threats from Justice Department if they don't remain silent. Gonzales and Mueller admit the FBI broke the law in spying on citizens. Rove assured Republicans that fired US attorney David Iglesias was "gone" Army ordering wounded, medically unfit veterans to go back to Iraq. White House deeply involved in attorney firings. Valerie Plame Wilson testifies before Congress, and confirms that she was a covert agent. Fitzgerald possibly considered for firing in US attorney purge. Senior Bush official pleads guilty to Abramoff-related charge. Sampson testifies about US attorney firings, confirms that Gonzales heavily involved. Bush, military lie about need for immediate troop funding.