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Wiretap Recorded Rep. Harman Promising to Intervene for AIPAC

Sources: Wiretap Recorded Rep. Harman Promising to Intervene for AIPAC

…. [Rep. Jane] Harman is said to have been picked up on a court-approved NSA tap directed at alleged Israel covert action operations in Washington.

And that, contrary to reports that the Harman investigation was dropped for “lack of evidence,” it was Alberto R. Gonzales, President Bush’s top counsel and then attorney general, who intervened to stop the Harman probe.

Why? Because, according to three top former national security officials, Gonzales wanted Harman to be able to help defend the administration’s warrantless wiretapping program, which was about break in The New York Times and engulf the White House. .

Source – CQ Politics

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