After 9/11: A Troika of Perceptions of President George Walker Bush, Former Secretary of State Colin Luther Powell and Former Secretary of Defense Donald Henry Rumsfeld on the Creation of the USA Patriot Act of 2001
24 Pages Posted: 16 Oct 2010 Last revised: 30 Sep 2011
Date Written: March 14, 2008
The researcher is investigating on the perceptions of the three leaders in maneuvering and speeding up the legislation of the controversial USA PATRIOT Act that after the infamous Sept. 9, 2001 event, this act was enacted in less than one month and thirteen days in the Senate and was approved (Oct. 26, 2001) by Pres. Bush immediately.
Keywords: USA PATRIOT Act, VICS, perceptions, terrorism
JEL Classification: A00
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