National Press Club

The Gerald Ford Journalism Awards

June 3, 2002

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Run time: 61 minutes

President Ford presented awards for excellence in journalism for work in various areas of national politics. Following the presentations he talked about Congressional oversight of intelligence matters, reports that intelligence and law enforcement officials should have known more about September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, and national security in the post-Cold War world. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience.