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Intelligence Gathering and Politics

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Intelligence Gathering and Politics

Intelligence Gathering and Politics

Intelligence Gathering and Politics

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The White House is facing allegations that it leaked the name of a CIA operative. Meanwhile, members of a congressional committee question pre-war intelligence on Iraqi weapons of mass destruction, saying it was outdated and circumstantial. Host Lynn Neary and guests examine the politics of intelligence gathering.

Guests:

Dana Priest
*National security reporter, The Washington Post

Mike Shuster
*NPR Correspondent

Vince Cannistraro
*Former CIA Chief of Counterterrorism operations and analysis
*Has served 27years with the CIA