Seventh Public Hearing of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States: Statement of Doris Meissner, January 26, 2004 [open pdf - 72KB]
Alternate Title: 9/11 Commisssion, Seventh Public Hearing: Statement of Doris Meissner, January 26, 2004
The seventh public hearing of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States was held January 26-27, 2004 in Washington, DC. The two-day investigative hearing developed facts and circumstances relating to border and aviation security, two central aspects of the Commission's mandate. This testimony was part of a panel entitled "The Border Security System Prior to September 11". Doris Meissner is a former Commissioner with the Immigration and Naturalization Service within the Department of Justice. In her testimony, Meissner provides "information about the context, priorities, and progress that characterized [her] tenure as Commissioner of the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) from 1993-2000, [as well as] recommendations regarding future policy and actions."
National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States: http://www.9-11commission.gov