Seventh Public Hearing of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States: Statement of Russell E. Travers, January 26, 2004 [open pdf - 237KB]
Alternate Title: 9/11 Commisssion, Seventh Public Hearing: Statement of Russell E. Travers, 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 "Visas and Watchlisting Today". In this statement, Russell E. Travers discusses progress to date and future plans regarding borders, transportation, and managing risk, focusing on the Terrorist Threat Integration Center's development of a single repository of known and suspected terrorists and our associated support to watchlisting, as well as ongoing efforts to improve information sharing.
National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States: http://www.9-11commission.gov