The Obama administration on Tuesday sought dismissal of a lawsuit by a Tampa, Fla., businesswoman whose complaint to the FBI led to Gen. David Petraeus’ ouster as CIA director.
Former CIA Director David Petraeus reveals that he “screwed up royally” in having an affair with his biographer.
Paula Broadwell and Jill Kelley need to be removed from the top of the nation’s top newspaper publications and demoted to the likes of the National Enquirer.
The CIA on Thursday opened an “exploratory” investigation into Petraeus’ conduct.
It started in May with a spiteful email to the top U.S. commander in Afghanistan. An anonymous writer warned Gen. John Allen that a friend with whom he was meeting in Washington the following week was trouble and he should stay away from her.
President Barack Obama talked about David Petraeus in glowing terms despite the scandal surrounding the former CIA director.
When news vans camped outside her stately home, a Florida socialite tied to the Gen. David Petraeus sex scandal fell back on her informal credentials as a social ambassador for Tampa society and top military brass: She asked police for diplomatic protection.
David Petraeus’ biographer and girlfriend said at a conference last summer that the general was a “very close mentor” and the two of them had a special relationship.
The House minority leader is questioning why Congress didn’t know sooner about the David Petraeus affair.
CBS News reports that Gen. David Petraeus and Paula Broadwell emailed each other in a known cyber-trick used by terrorists and teenagers.