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    This page contains excerpts from government reports, signed by elected officials.

04-SIC4 on May 8, 2004

Decided Jul 9, 2004
Report: the Senate Intelligence Committee unanimous report on Iraq
Source: The Senate Intelligence Committee unanimous report on 9/11
    NUCLEAR CONCLUSIONS
  • Conclusion 27. The judgment in the NIE, that Iraq was reconstituting its nuclear program, was not supported by the intelligence. The Committee agrees with the State Department's alternative view that the available intelligence "does not add up to a compelling case for reconstitution."
  • Conclusion 29. Numerous intelligence reports provided to the Committee showed that Iraq was trying to procure high-strength aluminum tubes. The Committee believes that the information available to the Intelligence Community indicated that these tubes were intended to be used for an Iraqi conventional rocket program and not a nuclear program.
  • Conclusion 31. The Intelligence Community's position in the NIE that the composition and dimensions of the aluminum tubes exceeded the requirements for non nuclear applications, is incorrect.
  • Conclusion 33. The suggestion in the NIE that Iraq was paying excessively high costs for the aluminum tubes is incorrect. In addition, 7075-T6 aluminum is not considerably more expensive than other more readily available materials for rockets as alleged in the NIE.
  • Conclusion 34. The analysis that the material composition of the tubes was unusual for rocket motor cases was incorrect, contradicted information later provided to the Committee, and represented a serious lapse for the agency with primary responsibility for conventional ground forces intelligence analysis.
  • Conclusion 38. The CIA’s initial reporting on its aluminum tube spin tests was, at a minimum, misleading and, in some cases, incorrect. The fact that these tests were not coordinated with other Intelligence Community agencies is an example of continuing problems with information sharing within the Intelligence Community.
  • Conclusion 39. Iraq's performance of hydrostatic pressure tests on the tubes was more indicative of their likely use for a rocket program than a centrifuge program.


  • Topic: War & Peace
  • Headline: Iraq was not reconstituting its nuclear program

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Democrats participating in 04-SIC4

Evan Bayh s1sIN Former Democratic Senator 
Richard Durbin s1sIL Democratic Sr Senator 
John Edwards s1sNC Former Democrat Senator; retired to run for President, 2004 
Dianne Feinstein s1sCA Democratic Sr Senator 
Carl Levin s1sMI Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Barbara Mikulski s1sMD Democratic Sr Senator 
John Rockefeller s1sWV Democratic Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Ron Wyden s1sOR Democratic Sr Senator 



Republicans participating in 04-SIC4

Kit Bond s1sMO Republican Sr Senator (retiring 2010) 
Saxby Chambliss s1sGA Republican Sr Senator (retiring 2014) 
Mike DeWine s1sOH Former Republican Senator (lost re-election, 2006) 
Chuck Hagel s1sNE Former Republican Senator (retired 2008) 
Orrin Hatch s1sUT Republican Sr Senator 
Trent Lott s1sMS Former Republican Senator (MS, 1989-2007) 
Pat Roberts s1sKS Republican Sr Senator 
Olympia Snowe s1sME Republican Sr Senator 
John Warner s1sVA Former Republican Senator (retired 2008) 



Independents participating in 04-SIC4



Total recorded by OnTheIssues:

Democrats: 8
Republicans: 9
Independents: 0


















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