9-11 Widow's Thoughts on Eve of Panel Report

Kristen Breitweiser talks to reporters on Capitol Hill, Sept. 18, 2002.

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NPR's Madeleine Brand speaks with Kristen Breitweiser, one of a core group of widows who lost a spouse in the September 11 attacks and later lobbied the federal government to create the 9-11 Commission. Breitweiser shares her thoughts on the day before the commission releases its report.

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