Cheney Lied About Issuing 9-11 Command

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    Can't view link from work, care to cut n' paste?
     
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    Wow, quite interesting. Pretty much kills the conspiracy theories.


    People just don't understand what little we have to protect our own homeland:

     
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    Remember that was pre 9/11 after the soviet threat was over. I wouldn't be surprised if things are different now.

    As far as the
    statement. It’s a bit misleading, the primary job of the NORAD fighters, defense wise, is to intercept unidentified aircraft before they breach the US continent. They protect what is called the “ADIZ” (Air Defense Identification Zone). It’s simply a buffer of airspace around the continent.
     
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    Yep, particularly since the Hart-Rudman act was renamed Homeland Security and finally passed.


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    Oh golly....

    We now have daily Kos..
    And truthout.
    I'm impressed.....:sleepy1:
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    Interesting... but I think I have to ask the obvious question...

    So what?
     
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    The Hart-Rudman proposal was correct. The Republicans screamed and yelled bloody murder when it was proposed and discounted it outright. They finally passed it post 9-11 as the Homeland Security Act. Hart-Rudman would have prevented the attacks on 9-11. But, that's hindsight.



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