Mayer: Warrantless wiretapping program was ineffective

By David Edwards
Tuesday, July 14, 2009 7:58 EDT
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The Wall Street Journal reports that discussion of plans to kill al-Qaida leaders tapered off within six months after 9/11 and President Bush and Vice President Cheney did not support a proposal to send teams of CIA and Special Forces to hunt the terrorist group. Author and investigative journalist Jane Mayer discusses.

This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast July 13, 2009.

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David Edwards
David Edwards
David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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