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Junkdrawer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-11-04 12:29 AM
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34. Remember the history of this PDB....
in 2002 the memo was announced. Later, after much arguing, the 9/11 commission gets to see it at the White House. They certainly had a lot of time to edit it.

Read this article from last year...

Whatever the definition, the document is the innocuously named President's Daily Brief, a 10- to 12-page report produced overnight by the CIA. In recent weeks, it has become the hottest property in Washington. Two powerful bodies are demanding to see it: the nonpartisan commission investigating the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is trying to determine how the Bush administration reached its conclusions about weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. Negotiations and threats of subpoenas continued last week, but so far the White House has claimed that the PDB, as it is called, is off limits under executive privilege. No one remembers any White House ever giving it up.

http://www.iht.com/articles/117157.html
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