David Gregory, Pls Come Forward in Libby Case

Last night, NBC Nightly News reported Ari Fleischer’s testimony from the Scooter Libby trial, in which the former press guy said he had sought immunity from prosecution because he had done the very thing that Libby is accused of doing: disclosed the fact that Bush enemy Joe Wilson’s wife worked for the CIA—Fleischer said, to two reporters, including David Gregory of NBC. Fleischer’s testimony hurts Libby because he said that he had learned as much from Libby himself some time before.

NBC should have reported whether its employee, Gregory, agrees with Fleischer’s account (According to Fox News, the other reporter, John Dickerson of Time, disputes it).