Ensuring America's Security: Cleaning up the Nation's Watchlists, Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection of the Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, Second Session, September 9, 2008 [open pdf - 239KB]
From the opening statement of Sheila Jackson Lee: "Our witnesses today will testify about the so-called terrorist watchlists and about the steps TSA [Transportation Security Administration] is taking to improve how passengers are checked against that list. [...] Today's hearing will take a closer look at what the Federal Government is doing to improve intelligence-driven security programs as highlighted in the 9/11 Commission report. [...] Today we will look at TSA's policies and administration of the cleared list, which contains the names of individuals who have completed the redress process and have been subsequently cleared." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Sheila Jackson Lee, Daniel E. Lungren, Bennie G. Thompson, Edmund Kip Hawley, Greg Wellen, Richard S. Kopel, Cathleen A. Berrick, Denise Robinson, John M. Meenan, and Lillie Coney.
Serial No. 110-135
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