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September 11 / Commission Report / Recommendations #762482

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 17, 2004
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(Athens: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The determination of the families of victims of the September 11 attacks to see that the 9/11 Commission’s recommendations are implemented despite cautions against moving too quickly examined; details given of the debate over President Bush’s approval of the creation of a national intelligence director. [9/11 widow Kristen BREITWEISER†- says people are being killed and we have an intel community failing to do its job.] [Secretary of Defense Donald RUMSFELD – says if we move unwisely and get it wrong, the penalty would be great.] [Acting CIA director John McLAUGHLIN††- warns against more layers of bureaucracy.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Miklaszewski, Jim

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