Powell Questioned Before Plame Grand Jury

From Holden:

Powell? What would Colin Powell know about the Plame Case?

The U.S. grand jury investigating the leak of an undercover CIA operative’s name has interviewed Secretary of State Colin Powell, but he is not a subject of the inquiry, the State Department said Sunday.

Department spokesman Richard Boucher, traveling with Powell on a diplomatic visit to Poland, said Powell appeared on July 16 at the grand jury’s invitation. “The secretary is not a subject of inquiry,” Boucher said. “He was pleased to cooperate with the grand jury.”


Asked whether Powell called or talked to Novak about Wilson’s wife, Boucher said: “Of course not!