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Scott Mcclellan

Disgruntled Former Bush Administration Official Memoir-o-Tron | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Yet another former Bush administration official has published a scathing memoir--scathing, that is, if you've been living in Burkina Faso with no acce...

Seth Colter Walls

McClellan Book: Bush's "Sixteen Words" Were Key Argument For War | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former White House Press Secretary Scott McClellan's new book is being trumpeted as a blow to the Bush administration, and possibly the presidential c...

Scotty Come Lately

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

How many times are we going to have a key Bush administration official try to wash the blood off his hands -- and add a chunk of change to his bank account -- by writing a come-clean book years after the fact instead of when it actually could have made a difference? Read More Unmasking McCain: His Reactionary Record on Reproductive Rights Many women who are avowed Hillary Clinton supporters are declaring they won't vote for Obama in the fall. I get the anger and the disappointment. But to quote SNL's Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers: Really? You'd rather vote for a man who has a 25-year history of voting against a woman's right to choose? Read More WATCH: CNBC's Business Nation Goes Behind The Scenes At HuffPost

Jason Linkins

Rove Hits Back At McClellan: 'Sounds Like A Left-Wing Blogger'; Perino, Bartlett, Fleischer Pile On | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

[UPDATED, below.] Karl Rove responded, briefly, to the charges raised by Scott McClellan in his new book, What Happened on last night's Hannity and C...

Jason Linkins

Chris Matthews Has Awkward Interview With Ari Fleischer On McClellan Book | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Chris Matthews had former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer on for a lengthy interview tonight on the matter of Scott McClellan's tell-all, Wh...

Jason Linkins

Publisher Speaks Out On McClellan Hype, Backlash | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

McClellan's publisher is seemingly shocked -- shocked! -- that the marketing strategy his company pursued has actually worked in the manner that was intended.

Jason Linkins

Perino Offers Comment On McClellan | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Today at the off-camera briefing, White House Press Secretary Dana Perino said she has discussed Scott McClellan's forthcoming book with the president.

Jason Linkins

Citing 'Outsider' Status, Huckabee Becomes First Candidate To Respond to McClellan Book | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

This evening on Hardball, Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee became the first presidential candidate to make a public statement on former W...

Jason Linkins

WaPo's McClellan Coverage Strains The Definition of "In The Loop" | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If you've been hunting for coverage of Scott McClellan's book in the Washington Post, you've likely noted what a struggle it's been. Here's some sweet relief.

Jason Linkins

Scott McClellan Grabs A Seat At The Former-Bush-Aide-Turned-Author Table | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

McClellan stepped down in May of 2006, and has since penned a book that will finally allow him to do what he never could as press secretary: tell all.

Judith Miller Comments On McClellan Revelation

Politico | Mike Allen and Michael Calderone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Shortly after news of the McClellan excerpt broke, Politico caught up with Judith Miller and Matthew Cooper, two reporters who received information ab...

Quick Quiz: Spokesfolk | Paul Slansky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

With George W. Bush's hapless former press secretary Scott McClellan issuing bleats of blame about having been tricked into lying to the press about t...