Wednesday, March 24
"There is a constitutional principle at stake here"
Sources:NBC interview, Gannet News Service
Dr. Rice will not appear under oath before the 9-11 commission, citing executive
privilege and separation of powers.
"We're disappointed that she's not gong to appear to answer our questions,"
said commission Chairman Tom Kean, a Republican former governor of New Jersey.
Rice faces rising anger over refusal to testify in public
Added March 30:
White House caves to pressure: Rice to testify in public under oath;
Bush and Cheney will testify together in private, not under oath
Source: AP Wire
Added April 2:
Focus of administration in Sept. 2001 was missile defense, not terrorism from Islamic radicals
Added April 8: Rice testimony (video | transcript | article)
Added April 11:
August 6, 2001 PDB titled "Bin Laden Determined to Attack Inside the United States" declassified
(article | full text of PDB| what is a PDB?)
PDB did not speculate on the time or place of attack