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message in between the time that you received the text message and when you shared it with Brock Meeks?
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Yes.

I spoke with a supervisor.

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Which supervisor did you speak to? Assistant to the Special Agent in charge,

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Roger Scoffield.
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I thought your supervisor was Mr. Marsigliano. That's correct. Mr. Scoffield was another supervisor? Correct. But not your direct supervisor? Correct. I believe he may have been the duty Supervisors were usually coming and

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ASAC at the time.

going, unavailable, so there was a duty supervisor.
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Had you preferred to speak to your supervisor,

Mr. Marsig1iano, rather than Mr. Scoffield At the time that you did speak to Mr. Scoffield?
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No, it didn't matter. What did you talk to Mr. Scoffield About? I asked him why they l re canceling RON

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missions.
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Would this have been a face-to-face

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conversation with Mr. Scoffield?
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Yes, it was. So, it was in the Vegas field office? Yes. What did he say? He said that there was no more -- there was a

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budget problem and everybody had made their -- there were complaints about it, but there was nothing going to be done because there was apparently no money in the budget to fund overnight missions. He said it was discussed with headquarters and everybody agreed that it was a dangerous decision and that it broke the law, but that his hands were tied and there was nothing that could be done about it.
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You remember him using the words ndangerous
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decision ?
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Yes. DO you remember him using the words tlbroke the

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lawn?
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Well, I told him the law that they were

breaking and he agreed.
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What law did you tell him that was being

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It was a -- it was a line in the, it was a

section in the aviation and transportation security account.

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Do you got that file?
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As best you can recall it,

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provision of ASAC that you believed was being broken?
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No, I knew was being broken. You may not remember the specific language,

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but canyall generally describe to me what about ASAC

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that you thought was being broken?
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Yes, long distance aircraft that flew

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highjacked and flown into the ground on September 11th. I believe it specifically said September 11th,
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haul or long distance flights that were non-stop. believe that was some of the language in that law.
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In discussing the cancellation of RON missions

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with Mr. Scoffield, did you know whether or not you

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