Protecting Civil Liberties and Fighting Terrorism:
The USA Patriot Act
Speakers: William J. Bennett
Co-Director, Empower America and Senior Advisor, Americans for Victory Over Terrorism
The Hon. James Comey
Deputy Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice
The Hon. Asa Hutchinson
Undersecretary for Border Security and Transportation, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
William J. Fox
Director, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, U.S. Department of the Treasury
Host: Edwin Meese III
Ronald Reagan Distinguished Fellow in Public Policy and Chairman, Center for Legal and Judicial Studies, The Heritage Foundation
Date: Tuesday, May 4, 2004
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: The Heritage Foundation's Allison Auditorium
The USA Patriot Act is an integral part of American efforts to combat terrorism. Yet, since its passage in October 2001, it has been the subject of substantial controversy. Join us as leading policy experts and members of the Bush Administration discuss the Patriot Act and assess its implementation.