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September 11 / Commission Hearings / Briefing Document #753033

CNN Evening News for Sunday, Apr 11, 2004
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(Studio: Carol Lin) Report introduced.

(Washington: Elaine Quijano) The hearings of the commission investigating the September 11 attacks featured; details given of claims that the now-declassified August 6, 2001, presidential daily briefing {PDB} should have caused more concern about terrorism. [President BUSH – comments on the unspecific nature of the memo.] [9/11 Commissioner Richard BEN-VENISTE†- notes the warning in the memo.] [From “Late Edition,” 9/11 family member Carie LEMACK†- comments on the fight for the release of the document.] [From “Late Edition,” 9/11 family member Bradley BLAKEMAN†- says the president did as much as he could do with the information he had.] This week’s questioning of intelligence officials by the 9/11 Commission noted.

Reporter(s):
Lin, Carol;
Quijano, Elaine
Duration:
00:02:50

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