Petraeus Affair: FBI Agent Actions Investigated

Pierre Thomas reports on the agent who allegedly disclosed the investigation.
3:00 | 11/13/12

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Let's go to our senior thomas, who has more on the growing questions about how the fbi has handled the story. Reporter: Good morning, george. The more you dig into this case, the seedier it gets. Apparently jill kelly, the woman at the center of the new allegations involving general allen, got the attention of a lot of men. She was a friendly acquaintance of the fbi agent who started the whole case. And it turns out, he sent her shirtless pictures of himself. Now, the agent is under investigation, for calling members of congress, breaking fbi policy about disclosing the investigation. Such investigations need to be kept private and out of public. There's reasons that the fbi kept this from congress and the white house and the president during the campaign. Reporter: The justice department officials say they followed the rules. The fbi's focus was on whether internet harassment laws were broken by the alleged mistress, paula broadwell. Petraeus was never the focus of the ion. And the investigation never turned up any evidence he broke any laws. This was a criminal case, not a major intelligence case, requiring them to notify congress and the white house. Justice department guidelines bar sharing information. But I'm sure congress won't buy that. They deny any politics involved. Now, to the new details

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