As historians, they did a fantastic job of gathering information. They have credibility and stature. They have the perspective to tie the destruction of New Orleans to the destruction in New York, Washington, and Pennsylvania, and to consider the failures of leadership and the failures of response in the context of massive new spending to try to protect the American people.
Bring them back, and lets get answers to the questions of what happened in New Orleans, and why we didn’t respond better.
(I’ve discussed their work previously, in “The Two 9/11 Commisson Reports.”)