Luskin’s Plunging Credibility

“According to [Karl Rove’s lawyer Robert] Luskin, the prosecutor said he believes Rove was candid and forthcoming about his contact with reporters. ‘I’ve been assured by the prosecutor they have no reason to doubt the honesty of anything he’s said,’ Luskin said.”
— Washington Post, 7/3/05


“Two top White House aides have given accounts to the special prosecutor about how reporters told them the identity of a CIA agent that are at odds with what the reporters have said. …

“These discrepancies may be important because one issue Fitzgerald is investigating is whether Libby, Rove, or other administration officials made false statements during the course of the investigation.
— Bloomberg News, 7/22/05