Domestic Counterterrorism, Panel 1
Members of Congress, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and senior law enforcement officials testified about a loophole that allows… read more
Members of Congress, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and senior law enforcement officials testified about a loophole that allows persons on terrorist watch lists to purchase firearms. Among the topics they addressed were legislation to address the issue and a Government Accountability Office report that found 91 percent of attempted firearms purchases of individuals on the watch lists were successful. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Daniel Roberts Assistant Director Federal Bureau of Investigation->Criminal Justice Info. Service Div.
- Michael R. Bloomberg Mayor New York, NY
- Susan M. Collins U.S. Senator [R] Maine
- Lindsey Graham U.S. Senator [R] South Carolina
- Raymond W. Kelly Commissioner New York City Police Dept.
- Peter "Pete" King U.S. Representative [R] New York
- Frank R. Lautenberg U.S. Senator [D] New Jersey
- Joseph "Joe" Lieberman U.S. Senator [I] Connecticut
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