After Words with Thomas Kean and Lee Hamilton

Thomas Kean and Lee Hamilton, co-chairs of The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (also known as the 9-11… read more

Thomas Kean and Lee Hamilton, co-chairs of The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States (also known as the 9-11 Commission), were interviewed about their book Without Precedent: The Inside Story of the 9/11 Commission, published by Knopf. In their book the authors reveal new details of the commission’s investigation of the events leading up to the September 11 terrorist attacks. They assess what went right and what went wrong along the way to issuing the commission’s report. They were interviewed by Marvin Kalb, a senior fellow at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government and a former host of “Meet the Press.”

Thomas Kean was the Republican governor of New Jersey from 1982 to 1990 and was president of Drew University from 1990 to 2005. Lee Hamilton is president of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. He served as a Democratic member of Congress from Indiana from 1965 to 1999. After the 9/11 Commission closed on August 21, 2004, the members of the commission created the 9/11 Public Discourse Project, which ceased operations on December 31, 2005. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Lee H. Hamilton Vice Chair (Former) National Commission on Terrorist Attacks
  • Marvin Kalb Senior Fellow Harvard University->Shorenstein (Joan) Center on the Press, Politics, and Public Policy
  • Thomas H. Kean Chair (Former) National Commission on Terrorist Attacks
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After Words with Thomas Kean and Lee Hamilton

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Program ID:
193800-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 19, 2006
Last Aired:
Sep 10, 2011

Airing Details

  • Aug 19, 2006 | 8:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 20, 2006 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 20, 2006 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 27, 2006 | 10:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 10, 2006 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 25, 2006 | 6:04pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 28, 2008 | 12:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 10, 2011 | 1:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 10, 2011 | 1:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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