IAFF--9-11 Commission Excludes Firefighters From Public Testimony In NYC

05/19/2004
New York, NY - General President Harold Schaitberger, of the International Association of Fire Fighters, AFL-CIO/CLC, issued the following statement concerning the public hearing of the 9-11 Commission and response:"The 9-11 Commission hears testimony this week from city administrators about what happened that fateful day, and what might happen if another attack is brought upon the citizens of New York City."Since no fire fighters were asked to speak to the Commission in its public hearings, all the people of the city of New York will hear is the opinion of politicians, and people who work for politicians, giving politically correct answers. A perfect example is the new Citywide Incident ...

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