Report: Angry Intel Officers Tipped Pelosi To Harman Wiretap | Talking Points Memo

Another day, another advance by CQ‘s Jeff Stein on his Harman-AIPAC story…

Late last night, Stein reported that, after Alberto Gonzales quashed the FBI probe into Rep. Harman for political reasons, intelligence officials, angry about Gonzo’s move, told Nancy Pelosi about the wiretap that had picked up Harman talking to a suspected Israeli agent — defying the AG’s order that Pelosi not be informed.That was how Pelosi learned about the wiretap — not through an official briefing, as she implied yesterday in comments to reporters.


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