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Transcript of 9-11 Commission Hearing 1, April 1, 2003

Description: Transcript of the first public hearing held by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States held April 1, 2003 at the Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House in New York City. This hearing addresses several topics: borders, money, and transportation; law enforcement, domestic intelligence, and homeland security; and immediate response to the attacks. It includes testimony from the commissioners, government officials, and NGOs.
Date: April 1, 2003
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Transcript of 9-11 Commission Hearing 12, June 16, 2004

Description: Transcript of the twelfth public hearing held by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States held June 16, 2004 at the NTSB Conference Center in Washington, D.C. The two-day hearing focused on two distinct topics: the 9-11 Plot and the federal government's immediate response to the attacks on September 11, 2001.On June 16 at the National Transportation Safety Board Conference Center, the Commission heard from several of the federal government's top law enforcement and intelligence experts on al Qaeda and the 9-11 plot. The hearing resumed on June 17, with the top military and civilian aviation officials testifying about their agencies' responses to the 9-11 attacks. In addition to witness testimony, three staff statements were presented during the course of the proceedings.
Date: June 16, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Staff Statement: The Performance of the Intelligence Community

Description: Official statement issued by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States describing preliminary findings regarding the performance of the Intelligence Community against the danger of Islamic extremist terrorism before the September 11 attacks on the United States.
Date: April 14, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Transcript of 9-11 Commission Hearing 1, March 31, 2003

Description: Transcript of the first public hearing held by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States held March 31, 2003 at the Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House in New York City.This purpose of this hearing was to engage those whose lives were changed by the events of September 11 in a public dialogue about the Commission's goals. It includes opening remarks by the commissioners and city officials, in addition to testimony from survivors, representatives of the victims, and professionals from different fields about the attackers, intelligence, and counter-terrorism policy.
Date: March 31, 2003
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Staff Statement: Reforming Law Enforcement, Counterterrorism, and Intelligence Collection in the United States

Description: Official statement issued by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States describing preliminary findings regarding on the FBI's current capacity to detect and prevent terrorist attacks upon the United States.
Date: April 14, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Staff Statement: Diplomacy

Description: Official statement issued by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States describing preliminary findings regarding the diplomatic efforts to deal with the danger posed by Islamic extremist terrorism before the September 11 attacks on the United States.
Date: March 23, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Staff Statement: The Military

Description: Official statement issued by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States describing preliminary findings regarding the use of America's armed forces in countering terrorism before the 9/11 attacks.
Date: March 23, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Staff Statement: The Four Flights

Description: Official statement issued by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States describing preliminary findings regarding how the individuals who carried out the 9/11 attacks defeated the civil aviation security system of the United States.
Date: January 27, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Staff Statement: Crisis Management

Description: Official statement issued by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States describing preliminary findings regarding the lessons learned from the emergency responses on September 11, 2001 to the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
Date: May 19, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Staff Statement: National Policy Coordination

Description: Official statement issued by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States describing preliminary findings regarding the coordination of national policy in dealing with the danger posed by Islamic extremist terrorism before the September 11 attacks on the United States.
Date: unknown
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Transcript of 9-11 Commission Hearing 8, March 24, 2004

Description: Transcript of the eighth public hearing held by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States held March 23-24, 2004 in Washington, D.C. The two-day hearing investigated the formulation and conduct of U.S. counterterrorism policy, with particular emphasis on the period from the August 1998 embassy bombings to September 11, 2001. The Commission heard from current and former top-level administration officials. Secretary of State Colin L. Powell, Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld, Director of Central Intelligence George J. Tenet, and Deputy Secretary of State Richard L. Armitage testified, as did former Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright, former Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen, former National Security Adviser Samuel R. Berger, and former National Counterterrorism Coordinator Richard A. Clarke. In addition to witness testimony, four staff statements were delivered during the course of the proceedings.
Date: March 24, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Transcript of 9-11 Commission Hearing 10, April 14, 2004

Description: Transcript of the tenth public hearing held by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States held April 13-14, 2004 in Washington, D.C. The two-day hearing examined the performance of law enforcement and the Intelligence Community prior to September 11 and evaluated post-9/11 reforms in these areas. The Commission heard from current and former top-level officials from our nation's law enforcement and intelligence communities. Attorney General John Ashcroft, Director of Central Intelligence George J. Tenet, and FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III testified before the Commission, as well as former Attorney General Janet Reno, former FBI Director Louis J. Freeh, and former Acting FBI Director Thomas J. Pickard. In addition to witness testimony, four staff statements were delivered during the course of the proceedings.
Date: April 14, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Transcript of 9-11 Commission Hearing 9, April 8, 2004

Description: Transcript of the ninth public hearing held by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States held April 8, 2004 at the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. The Commission heard testimony from Dr. Condoleezza Rice, Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs on the formulation and conduct of U.S. counterterrorism policy.
Date: April 8, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Staff Statement: Threats and Responses in 2001

Description: Official statement issued by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States describing preliminary findings regarding awareness of the threat of terrorist attack in the months leading up to September 11, 2001, and some aspects of the immediate response.
Date: April 13, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Staff Statement: Intelligence Policy

Description: Official statement issued by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States describing preliminary findings regarding the use of intelligence agencies in countering terrorism. This statement focuses on the role of of the Central Intelligence Agency as an instrument of national policy.
Date: March 24, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Transcript of 9-11 Commission Hearing 12, June 17, 2004

Description: Transcript of the twelfth public hearing held by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States held June 17, 2004 at the NTSB Conference Center in Washington, D.C. The two-day hearing focused on two distinct topics: the 9-11 Plot and the federal government's immediate response to the attacks on September 11, 2001.On June 16 at the National Transportation Safety Board Conference Center, the Commission heard from several of the federal government's top law enforcement and intelligence experts on al Qaeda and the 9-11 plot. The hearing resumed on June 17, with the top military and civilian aviation officials testifying about their agencies' responses to the 9-11 attacks. In addition to witness testimony, three staff statements were presented during the course of the proceedings.
Date: June 17, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Transcript of 9-11 Commission Hearing 2, May 23, 2003

Description: Transcript of the second public hearing held by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States held May 23, 2003 at the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. This hearing addresses the topic of the state of civil aviation security on September 11th.
Date: May 23, 2003
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Staff Statement: Entry of the 9/11 Hijackers into the United States

Description: Official statement issued by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States describing preliminary findings regarding how the individuals who carried out the 9/11 attacks entered the United States, in addition to findings on terrorists who failed to enter the United States. The statement also presents commentary on the way the United States targets the travel of international terrorists.
Date: January 26, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Transcript of 9-11 Commission Hearing 5, November 19, 2003

Description: Transcript of the fifth public hearing held by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States held November 19, 2003 at Drew University in Madison, New Jersey. The Commission heard from New Jersey Governor James E. McGreevey; four panels of business officials and federal, state, and local government representatives; and individuals working to enhance emergency preparedness in the private sector.
Date: November 19, 2003
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Transcript of 9-11 Commission Hearing 11, May 18, 2004

Description: Transcript of the eleventh public hearing held by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States held May 18, 2004 at New School University in New York City. The two-day hearing examined the response of local and federal emergency response departments on September 11, 2001, and considered how to improve these critical functions in the event of future terrorist attacks. The Commission heard from the current and former top-level officials in the fire, police, and emergency management departments of New York City, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and Arlington County, Virginia. Secretary of Homeland Security Thomas J. Ridge and former New York City Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani also testified. Two staff statements were presented during the course of the hearing.
Date: April 14, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Staff Statement: Law Enforcement, Counterterrorism, and Intelligence Collection in the United States Prior to 9/11

Description: Official statement issued by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States describing preliminary findings regarding law enforcement and intelligence collection in the United States prior to the 9/11 attacks.
Date: April 13, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Transcript of 9-11 Commission Hearing #10, April 13, 2004

Description: Transcript of the tenth public hearing held by the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States held April 13-14, 2004 in Washington, D.C. The two-day hearing examined the performance of law enforcement and the Intelligence Community prior to September 11 and evaluated post-9/11 reforms in these areas. The Commission heard from current and former top-level officials from our nation's law enforcement and intelligence communities. Attorney General John Ashcroft, Director of Central Intelligence George J. Tenet, and FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III testified before the Commission, as well as former Attorney General Janet Reno, former FBI Director Louis J. Freeh, and former Acting FBI Director Thomas J. Pickard. In addition to witness testimony, four staff statements were delivered during the course of the proceedings.
Date: April 13, 2004
Creator: National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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