Slade Gorton http://www.kplu.org en Slade Gorton says 9/11 Commission got to the facts http://www.kplu.org/post/slade-gorton-says-911-commission-got-facts <p><em>&#39;NORAD provided us and the public with a highly erroneous history of what happened ...&#39;</em></p><p>On Sept. 11, 2001, former U.S. Senator Slade Gorton was at a conference in Leavenworth, Wash.&nbsp; He&#39;d gone out for an early morning run when he got word a plane had flown into the World Trade Center in New York.&nbsp; He drove home to Seattle over a&nbsp; Steven&#39;s Pass, which had almost no traffic on it,&nbsp; trying to absorb the news of the attacks.</p><p>Gorton was later tapped to serve on the 9/11 Commission by President George Bush.&nbsp; He considers the work he did some of the most important of his life.</p><p> Wed, 07 Sep 2011 18:07:50 +0000 Paula Wissel 2564 at http://www.kplu.org Slade Gorton says 9/11 Commission got to the facts Former 9/11 Commissioner says intelligence changes made a difference http://www.kplu.org/post/former-911-commissioner-says-intelligence-changes-made-difference <p>Former U.S. Senator from Washington state, Slade Gorton,&nbsp; says the killing of bin Laden is proof that intelligence agencies in the United States have improved.&nbsp; Gorton sat on the 9/11 Commission, which investigated the terrorist attacks. Tue, 03 May 2011 21:07:15 +0000 Paula Wissel 1530 at http://www.kplu.org Former 9/11 Commissioner says intelligence changes made a difference