As organizers of the 9/11 anniversary ceremony in New York announced that politicians are excluded this year, the president of the Families of Flight 93 said Thursday that whether or not to invite elected officials to speak is always a topic of discussion among organizers of the Somerset County event. "I think it's fair to say that every year there is a question of whether or not having elected or appointed government officials is appropriate is discussed," said Patrick White, whose cousin, Louis J. Nacke II, was one of 40 passengers and crew who died aboard the hijacked United Airlines flight in 2001. "This year, I suspect, is no different than any other." More.
Smaller Flight 93 Ceremony Set