Obama Orders Inventory Of All Intelligence Related To Fort Hood Shooting | Talking Points Memo

The White House issued the following Presidential Memorandum on the inventory of files related to Fort Hood shooting. Here’s the full text:On November 6, 2009, I directed that an immediate inventory be conducted of all intelligence in U.S. Government files that existed prior to November 6, 2009, relevant to the tragic shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, especially anything having to do with the alleged shooter, Major Nidal Malik Hasan, U.S. Army. In addition, I directed an immediate review be initiated to determine how any such intelligence was handled, shared, and acted upon within individual departments and agencies and what intelligence was shared with others. This inventory and review shall be conducted in a manner that does not interfere with the ongoing criminal investigations of the Fort Hood shooting.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://talkingpointsmemo.com/?p=134995