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Finding Aid

2014-0234-F: Records Sent to, Sent by, or Received by President George W. Bush regarding Scooter Libby, Valerie Plame, et.al., between January 2001 and December 2007

Scope and Content

The materials in FOIA 2014-0234-F are a selective, not necessarily all inclusive, body of documents responsive to the topic of the FOIA. Researchers should consult the archivist about related materials.

FOIA 2014-0234-F contains materials sent to, sent by, or received by President George W. Bush relating to Scooter Libby, Valerie Plame Wilson, Joseph Wilson, Matthew Cooper, Judith Miller, and commutation between January 2001 and December 2007.

This FOIA primarily contains administrative correspondence between Congress the general public, White House officials and the Special Counsel. Also included are printed routine routing emails, certification forms, statements and drafts thereof, news clippings, transcripts of press briefings and media appearances, court filings, press releases, reports on email search efforts and results of those searches, and handwritten notes.

It should be noted that many of the documents listed here may have been closed to National Security classification and/or exemptions of the Freedom of Information Act.

Extent

53 folders, approximately 3,285 pages

Provenance

Official records of George W. Bush's presidency are housed at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum and administered by the National Archives and Records Administration under the provisions of the Presidential Records Act.

Folders and Documents

Records Management, White House Office of

Subject Files - FG030 (Legislative Branch) Subject Files - JL001 (Amnesty - Clemency - Pardons) Subject Files - PP010-01 (Birthday, Messages Received by the President) Subject Files - PR013-08 (Opinions - Statements - Questionnaires - Articles) Subject Files - PU (Publications) Subject Files - SP (Speeches) Subject Files - TR486 (The Naval War College, Newport, RI 06/28/2007) Droege, Philip (Phil)

Staff Member Office Files

Counsel's Office, White House - Fielding, Fred - General Files Counsel's Office, White House - Fielding, Fred - Subject Files Counsel's Office, White House - Gonzales, Alberto Counsel's Office, White House - Kelley, William (Bill) Counsel's Office, White House - Lambert, Albert (Al) Counsel's Office, White House - Leitch, David National Security Council - National Security Advisor, Office of the - Hadley, Stephen (Steve) Press Office, White House - Buchan, Claire Staff Secretary, White House Office of the - Yanes, Raul - Speech Files