Plame was covert. Suck it, wingers!
Joseph Wilson was married to Valerie Plame Wilson (Valerie Wilson). At all relevant times from January 1, 2002 through July 2003, Valerie Wilson was employed by the CIA, and her employment status was classified. Prior to July 14, 2003, Valerie Wilson’s affiliation with the CIA was not common knowledge outside the intelligence community.