Reaction: Walter Reed - "Apologies, Anger at Walter Reed Hearing" - Michael Abramowitz and Steve Vogel - Washington Post

Army Chiefs Plead Ignorance, But Lawmakers Are Skeptical

Byline: Michael Abramowitz, Steve Vogel; 2007-03-06; The Washington Post; pages A1

Report: Inside Walter Reed Army Medical Center 2003, 2007 - Salon, The Washington Post


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Senior commanders sounded more contrite yesterday than they did when the scandal first broke. At one point during several hours of hearings in the auditorium at Walter Reed, Weightman turned to the soldiers and families behind him and apologized "for not meeting their expectations, not only in the care provided, but also in having so many bureaucratic processes."  

Description:Coverage of the first congressional hearing since the Walter Reed scandal broke two weeks earlier.

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