Can September 11 Intelligence Failures Be Fixed?

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Last week, the House and Senate released their 900-page joint report on intelligence failures before September 11 and what-s been since done to correct them. Although President Bush claims intelligence failings have been corrected, the bipartisan report raises serious questions. Are the CIA and FBI more likely to share information? Is any single agency or official accountable if they don-t? What was the role of the Saudi royal family? How much was President Bush told about the threat of al Qaeda, and how did the White House respond? Will intelligence be an issue in next year-s presidential campaign? We hear several viewpoints from reporters, former intelligence agents and the families of September 11 victims.
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