Second Public Hearing of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States: Statement of Nancy Pelosi, May 22, 2003 [open pdf - 43KB]
Alternate Title: 9/11 Commission, Second Public Hearing: Statement of Nancy Pelosi, May 22, 2003
The second public hearing of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States was held on May 22-23, 2003 in Washington, DC. The Commission heard testimony on Congressional oversight as well as the state of the aviation security before and after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. This testimony was part of a panel entitled "Commission Mandate and Objectives". In this statement before the Commission, Representative Pelosi raises the following issues: the need to "identify the individuals and groups responsible and bring them to justice" and the need to "understand [...] why the attacks were not prevented, and how we can prevent future attacks."
National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States: http://www.9-11commission.gov