264Sep 9, 2013
Terror Threat Assessment
Panelists spoke about a recent report on the threat to national security posed by terrorists. Among the topics they addressed were al-Qaida interests in the Syrian civil war, blurring lines ...
426Jun 20, 2013
Japanese-American Internment and Redress
Speakers talked about the events surrounding the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II. They provided family anecdotes concerning conditions in the camps and discussed their own ...
475May 1, 2013
Drones and Targeted Killings
Panelists talked about the use of drones by Presidents George W. Bush and Obama administrations for targeted killings. Topics included the legal and policy implications, the need for more ...
1,316Aug 28, 2012
C-SPAN Republican National Convention Coverage
C-SPAN’s preview of the second day Republican National Convention evening session included an overview of some of the main speakers, key issues at the convention, interviews with delegates, ...
315Aug 31, 2011
State of U.S. National Security
Former 9/11 Commission Co-Chairs Tom Kean and Congressman Lee Hamilton, and other members of the commission, said the U.S. had failed to make progress on nine of 41 counter-terrorism actions, ...
411Mar 30, 2011
Counterterrorism and Homeland Security
Thomas Kean and Lee Hamilton testified about implementing the September 11th commission’s recommendations and the national security gaps that still remained. Chairman Kean warned that ...
138Oct 12, 2010
Thomas Kean on Terrorism
Former Governor Thomas Kean spoke about the investigation into the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the U.S. and the pace of implementing recommendations made by the 9/11 ...
211Oct 6, 2010
Robert Mueller Remarks
FBI Director Robert Mueller spoke about U.S. terrorist threats from al-Qaida. He stressed the importance of recognizing homegrown threats and ensuring a fine balance between national security ...
224Sep 10, 2010
Evolving Terrorist Threats
Participants spoke to reporters and answered questions from reporters about a new report on the nature of the terrorist threat in the U.S. The report found that terrorists threats were increasingly ...
168Jul 20, 2010
Future of the Director of National Intelligence
Panelists talked about the types of challenges the new Director of National Intelligence will face. Among the issues they addressed were the number and size of intelligence agencies, oversight ...
185Apr 6, 2010
Dennis Blair on Intelligence Reform
Dennis Blair, National Intelligence Director, talked about intelligence reform. In his remarks he said intelligence reforms have not kept up with U.S. enemies' ability to adapt. He also ...
368Jan 26, 2010
Northwest Flight 253 Bombing Attempt
Former heads of the 9-11 Commission testified about the attempted bombing of Northwest Flight 253 on Christmas day, intelligence gathering, and interagency communications. They said that the ...
138Oct 23, 2007
FBI Strategic Plan
Witnesses testified about national security challenges faced by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, strategic planning for meeting future challenges, and current reform efforts in the areas of ...
35Sep 11, 2007
Safety Six Years After September 11
On the sixth anniversary of the September 11 attacks, Thomas H. Kean and Lee H. Hamilton, former chair and vice chair of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (the 9/11 ...
160Sep 11, 2006
September 11 Terrorist Attacks
Former Representative Hamilton and Former Governor Kean spoke about U.S. policy following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the U.S., the findings of the National Commission on Terrorist ...
49Sep 6, 2006
New Jersey Republican Party Event
Former President George H.W. Bush spoke at a fundraiser for State Senator Tom Kean, Jr., who was campaigning to be governor of New Jersery. Former New Jersey Governor and 9/11 Commission ...
195Aug 17, 2006
After Words with Thomas Kean and Lee Hamilton
Thomas Kean and Lee Hamilton, co-chairs of The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (also known as the 9-11 Commission), were interviewed about their book Without ...
87Jun 6, 2006
Civil Liberties and National Security Needs
A hearing was held on balancing civil liberties with national security needs. Witnesses examined the implementation of the September 11 Commission recommendations. Members of the White ...
48Mar 28, 2006
U.S. Seaport Security
Witnesses testified about the safety and security of U.S. seaports. Among the topics they addressed were the vulnerability to terrorist attack, inspection and monitoring of cargo passing ...
208Dec 5, 2005
9/11 Public Discourse Project Report
In the last public event sponsored by the 9/11 Public Discourse Project, members released a final assessment of congressional implementation of recommendations made by the National Commission on ...
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