Tag Archive for 9/11

Rep. Loretta Sanchez Honors 9th Anniversary of 9/11 Terrorist Attacks

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (CA-47), Vice Chair of the House Homeland Security Committee, today issued the following statement in advance of tomorrow’s anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks: “Tomorrow, Americans across the country will honor the thousands of men, women, and children who lost their lives on September 11, 2001. We send our…

OC Republican Congressional Delegation Turns Their Backs on 9/11 Heroes

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W4zwCMf8dsc[/youtube] Congressman Anthony Weiner of New York is to be commended for showing the backbone so many Congressional Democrats seem to lack from time to time.  With the House of Representatives trying to re-open the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund for 9/11 first responders whose health has been affected. and keep it open through 2031, the Republicans blocked…

9/11 Seven Years Later. Are We Safer Today?

In a word.  No. Bin Laden is still at large in spite of a multi-million dollar reward and John McCain’s claim that he’ll follow Bin Laden to the Gates of Hell is short on specifics, especially if Bin Laden is still in Pakistan. Al Qaeda, though weaker, is still a large terrorist organization.  The Taliban…