• Richard Clarke is in the Ronald Reagan Building when Lisa calls him about the World Trade Center. He heads to the White House immediately.
• At the White House, Clarke meets with Vice President Cheney and National Security Adviser Condoleezza Rice. They agree to not assume the attack is over and to evacuate the White House.
• Richard Clarke coordinates a Counter-terrorism Security Group (CSG) meeting over a secure teleconference.
• Rice returns to Cheney in the Presidential Emergency Operations Center.
• CSG discusses President Bush's whereabouts and that he should head to Barksdale than a secure Air Force Base in Kansas.
• The Pentagon is hit and evacuated. Rumsfeld stays and sends his deputy to the alternate government site.
• Watson from the FBI tells Clarke on a secure line that there are al Qaeda passengers on board the hijacked flights.
• United Flight 93 crashed in Pennsylvania.
• Decisions are made to ground...
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