The White House calls it an authorized disclosure; Democrats in Congress call it a leak. Diane and her guests talk about the legal and political ramifications of a White House aide’s testimony that both President Bush and Vice President Cheney authorized the release of intelligence information to the news media.


  • Norman Ornstein is resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; coauthor with Thomas Mann of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track."
  • Joseph diGenova former independent counsel and former US Attorney for the District of Columbia
  • John Podesta president and CEO of the Center for American Progress, former chief of staff to President Clinton, and author of "The Power of Progress."

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