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Sept. 11 Commission Hears Cabinet Officials

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Sept. 11 Commission Hears Cabinet Officials

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Sept. 11 Commission Hears Cabinet Officials

Sept. 11 Commission Hears Cabinet Officials

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The national commission examining U.S. counter-terrorism policy prior to the Sept. 11 attacks hears from defense secretaries and secretaries of state from the Clinton and current Bush administrations. The commission's preliminary report says both administrations relied primarily on diplomacy, rather than military force, to counter al Qaeda. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and NPR's Pam Fessler.