WASHINGTON (AP) — Fran Townsend, President Bush’s top White
House-based adviser on terrorism and homeland security, has resigned,
it was announced Monday.
It was Townsend who was in charge of the White House’s Lessons Learned study on Katrina. And it was Townsendwho said of Bush’s role in the Katrina response…
“I reject outright any suggestion that President Bush was anything less than fully involved.”