Andrew C. McCarthy was a top federal prosecutor involved in some of the most significant cases in recent history, including the Blind Sheik 1993 World Trade Center bombing. Decorated with the Justice Department’s highest honors, he retired from government in 2003, after helping launch the 9/11 investigation. Mr. McCarthy is the Director of the Philadelphia Freedom Center.
Frank J. Gaffney, Jr. is the founder and president of the Center for Security Policy in Washington, D.C. The Center is a not-for-profit, non-partisan educational corporation established in 1988. Under Mr. Gaffney’s leadership, the Center has been nationally and internationally recognized as a resource for timely, informed and penetrating analyses of foreign and defense policy matters.Mr. Gaffney is the host of Secure Freedom Radio, a nationally-syndicated radio program heard weeknights throughout the country. On Secure Freedom Radio, Mr. Gaffney addresses current and emerging threats to national security, sovereignty and our ways of life.
David Horowitz, originally scheduled for this Session, sends his regrets.