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  • The Text of C.I.A. Director George J. Tenet's Speech at Georgetown University Feb. 5, 2004)

    02/05/2004 9:03:19 AM PST · by quidnunc · 38 replies · 1,210+ views
    Complete Speech Text | February 5, 2004 | George J. Tenet
    I have come here today to talk to you and to the American people about something important to our nation and central to our future: how the United States intelligence community evaluated Iraq's weapons of mass destruction programs over the past decade, leading to a national intelligence estimate in October of 2002. I want to tell you about our information and how we reached our judgments. I want to tell you what I think, honestly and directly. There's several reasons to do this: because the American people deserve to know, because intelligence has never been more important to the security...