Fewer Capital Security Upgrades in Orange Alert

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A23303-2003May21.html The federal government's decision to raise the terror alert level to Code Orange seemed not to generate the same sense of urgency in Washington, D.C., brought on by similar warnings in the past, says the Washington Post. The U.S. Capitol remained open to visitors, as did the sidewalk in front of the White House. Washington area police departments, which threw themselves into 12-hour shifts and extra patrols during the last orange alert . . .

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